Berto Martins is currently Director for Electricity Markets at EDP S.A.
He joined EDP to work at the National Dispatch for the Electric System and after some years moved to the System Optimization and Commercial Operations Division until 2002.
When the liberalization process of the energy sector started in Portugal he left to work on the team responsible for the creation of the Energy Markets Division, implementing IT systems and business procedures for all the Trading activities.
EDP´s Electricity Markets Division is responsible for the management of the generation portfolios in the Iberian Market, which includes real-time optimization, Short/Medium Term Planning, Outages coordination and Bidding strategies on both Energy and Ancillary Services markets, coordinated by the Portuguese System Operator (REN).
Berto Martins is also member of some international WG´s at Eurelectric and EFET and also participates in some European H2020 projects.