Jaime Barba
CEO, Idrica


Jaime Barba is the Global CEO of Idrica, one of the world’s leading smart water technology companies. He has a degree in Telecommunications Engineering from the Universidad Politécnica de Valencia (Spain).

He brings more than 20 years of technology industry leadership, digital transformation expertise and executive management experience to his role within the Company and he has become one of the most relevant figures in the sector, spearheading digital transformation.

He has held several positions of responsibility for over a decade, including CEO of GoHub, the open innovation hub for deep tech, industry 4.0 and smart cities and Chief Digital and Disruptive Officer and CTO at Global Omnium, a 130 year-old utility that is responsible for water management in 400 Spanish municipalities.

He is passionate about technology and professional development. His leadership skills are helping organizations and water utilities on their drive towards digital transformation.