Salvatore Vinci

Salvatore Vinci

Deputy Director, Country Support & Partnerships Division (CSP), Irena (The International Renewable Energy Agency)

Salvatore Vinci is the Deputy Director of the Country Support and Partnerships Division at IRENA. Since Joining IRENA in 2010, Salvatore has been managing projects related to policies and regulations to promote renewable energy, with focus on developed and developing markets. He has authored several publications, the last ones being ’Adapting market design to high shares of variable renewable energy’ and ‘Policies and regulations for private sector renewable energy mini-grids’.
Salvatore leads IRENA’s work on global partnerships, including the Small Island Developing States (SIDS) Lighthouses Initiative, the Global Geothermal Alliance and the International Off-grid Renewable Energy Conference (IOREC) Platform.
Before joining IRENA, Salvatore worked at the Department of Energy of the Italian Ministry of Economic Development. He holds a degree cum laude in Environmental Engineering and a Master’s degree in Energy Resources Management.