Mr. Barreda holds a degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Santiago. He also holds a graduate certificate in Business Administration (ESAE) from the Catholic University of Chile and an MBA from the same university.
In 1989, he joined Enel Distribución Chile as a commercial coordinator during the modernization of the general customer service system.
After successfully filling different positions within the group, he became Procurement Manager for Enel Chile and Enel Américas in 2008. In this role, he is responsible for managing and directing procurement of goods and services for all companies in the ENEL Group in Chile, Brazil, Colombia, Peru and Argentina.