Edurne Zoco, Executive Director, Solar and Energy Storage, Energy Technology, IHS Markit, leads the group’s research activities cross the solar, energy storage, and smart utilities sectors. Ms. Zoco contributes to a wide range of deliverables across the research team, including both subscription products and custom research and consulting projects. In particular, she provides insight, vast experience, and research capability focused on the PV module supply chain and the development of global demand for PV and its role in the wider energy transition. Ms. Zoco has been involved in the solar industry for over a decade. Prior to joining IHS Markit, she was employed by Trina Solar, a leading PV manufacturer, where she held global positions within corporate and strategic marketing. She has presented at leading industry events and conferences since 2007. Her analysis and commentary are regularly published by leading PV and energy industry media and the global press. She holds a PhD in political science from the University of Notre Dame, United States. She speaks English, French, Spanish, and Italian.