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Ian Payas

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Ian Payas (Deputy Chief Executive Officer)

Ian has been employed by the Gibraltar Electricity Authority, formerly known as the Electricity Department since November 1982, when he started his career as a Mechanical Fitter Apprentice. He was promoted to Mechanical Engineer in September 2005, and in October 2009 he was promoted to head the Generation Division as the Senior Generation Engineer. In June 2016, Ian was promoted to Deputy Chief Executive Officer.

Over his 34 years of service, Ian has gained invaluable experience in Mechanical Engineering and in the Generation of Electricity.

Ian has a BTEC in Mechanical Engineering from the Gibraltar College of Further Education, a BSc Honours in Engineering and Technology from The Open University, and a Diploma in Management from the Chartered Management Institute.

He is a Member of both, the Chartered Management Institute and The Institution of Engineering and Technology. Ian is currently working towards becoming a Chartered Engineer of The Institute of Engineering and Technology.

In his current post, Ian assists the Chief Executive Officer in the operational and new project matters of the Gibraltar Electricity Authority, and is the first point of contact for all Heads of Divisions.