Maria J. Chea is a Research Analyst in the IHS Markit Technology solar team. Maria is currently responsible for research and analysis specializing in markets in the Americas. Maria contributes to the North America and Downstream PV Intelligence Services, including the tracking and analyzing of both downstream projects and market policies.
Prior to joining IHS Markit, Maria worked in Brooklyn, New York at a renewable energy financial advisory startup as part of their transaction advisory team. She also worked at the Inter-American Development Bank in Washington, DC for the Andean Country Department.
Maria has an MA from Columbia University in Energy Management and Finance. She speaks English and Spanish and is based in Austin, TX.