Renewable Energy Specialist
The World Bank
Zuzana Dobrotkova is a Renewable Energy Specialist in the Energy Sector Management Assistance Program of the World Bank where she leads Solar Scale-Up Program. She has over 10 years of experience in the energy sector. Before joining the World Bank, Zuzana was an independent consultant working both for Energy and Extractives Global Practice and Poverty Global Practice of the World Bank, as well as contributing to renewable energy publications of several other international organizations. In the period 2012-2014 Zuzana worked for the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) in Abu Dhabi and in 2006-2012 for the International Energy Agency (IEA) in Paris. Zuzana’s areas of expertise include renewable energy markets and policies, power sector modelling, energy accounting and statistics. In recent years Zuzana’s main focus has been solar energy and battery storage, including preparation of several large-scale solar projects with batteries in West Africa.
Zuzana is from Slovakia and she holds an MSc in Mathematics from Comenius University in Bratislava, and an MA and a PhD in Economics from the Center for Economic Research and Graduate Education in Prague.