Aria joined Frontier’s Energy Practice in October 2010. He specialises in gas and electricity markets and is an economic expert on economic regulation in Europe. He has more than 10 years’ experience in energy markets and regularly manages projects for energy companies and regulators on various regulatory topics.
When working for the Austrian energy regulator, E-Control, Aria was responsible for the design and implementation of incentive-based regulation for electricity and gas distribution networks. Aria was also the project manager for the benchmarking analysis of the Austrian electricity and gas distribution networks. Additionally, when working for E-Control he was on a 2-month secondment at the German Federal Network Agency, for the preparation of the “Incentive-based regulation for electricity and gas networks” Report. After leaving Energy Control, Aria worked for VERBUND in the department for Strategy&Corporate Development.
Aria combines his economics expertise with practical experience from his work for the regulator and the industry.