Raquel Vallejo, new General Manager of NEDGIA Castilla-La Mancha

  • Miguel Martín, who was the general manager until now, will go on to run the NEDGIA’s National Large Consumption Accounts Department.

NEDGIA, the natural gas distribution company of the Naturgy group, has appointed Raquel Vallejo as the new General Manager of NEDGIA Castilla-La Mancha, its subsidiary in the autonomous region, to replace Miguel Martín, who will go on to run the National Large Consumption Accounts Department of NEDGIA.

With a degree in public works from the Polytechnic University of Valencia, Raquel Vallejo has been with the Naturgy group for 20 years in various positions of responsibility until three years ago, when she began to manage NEDGIA Galicia.

The new general manager, who has extensive experience and knowledge of the energy sector, aims to continue expanding the natural gas distribution networks in the region to bring this energy to as many people in Castile-La Mancha as possible, as well as encouraging and increasing the new uses for natural gas, which include the implementation of sustainable mobility with natural gas and the promotion of renewable gas.

Raquel Vallejo will combine her position as General Manager of NEDGIA Castilla-La Mancha with her management of the NEDGIA distribution companies in Andalusia and Madrid.

New reality, new challenges

NEDGIA is firmly committed to a decisive contribution from natural gas to improving air quality in Spanish cities. To that end, it is working to develop innovative and efficient solutions to bring natural gas to new users and promote the new uses for gas; such as sustainable mobility as an alternative to traditional fuels or renewable gas as a sustainable and competitively affordable option for building a carbon-free energy system and combating climate change.

Furthermore, the company is undertaking efforts to digitalise all its processes in order to make the most of new technologies for making its business more efficient and effective, and connecting with the more technological and demanding reality.

Operations in Castilla-La Mancha

NEDGIA Castilla-La Mancha, the natural gas distribution company of the Naturgy group in the region, has over 267,000 supply points and a distribution network of over 4,100 kilometres in 78 towns and cities. The company generates more than 70 direct jobs and almost 1,500 indirect jobs, mainly through partner companies throughout Castile-La Mancha.