With over 10 years experience on energy efficiency and smart buildings topics, Raymond Sterling leads the Spanish branch as Director and Managing Partner. He joined the R2M team in 2015 with the foundation of the Spanish branch and has since been deeply involved in the development of the innovation services on the energy area. Raymond holds a double degree in Electrical (2009) and Systems (2008) Engineering from the Central University of Venezuela and University of Rome “La Sapienza”, Italy, respectively obtaining first class honours and graduating as first of his class. He pursued and completed in 2010 a postgraduate Masters of Science in Intelligent Systems in the University of Salamanca, with a dissertation on Neural Network Control of HVAC Systems. In May 2015, he successfully presented his PhD dissertation on the integration of innovative and intelligent technologies in building operations.
Raymond is a Certified Energy Manager (CEM) and a Certified Measurement and Verification Professional (CMVP) now leading the way for R2M to deploy Local Energy Communities in Spain.
Main area of activity in R2M:
Director of the Spanish branch, Innovation and Sustainability consulting, energy modelling and control systems. EU project management.