Dr Markel Zubiaga Lazkano was born in Elorrio, (Baque country -spain) on June 29, 1983. He received his Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering from the Mondragón Goi Eskola Politeknikoa in July 2005, the Master of Science in Electronics Engineering from the University of Mondragon in September 2007 and his PhD degree in 2011. During his PhD, he conducted a collaborative research with Ingeteam technology within the CENIT EOLIA project “Connection and transport of energy for off-shore wind farms” (2007-2010). In the framework of this project, he has published several papers in international conferences (EPE, IECON or SAAEI) and also has collaborated with Intech by writing a chapter in the book “Wind Farm / Book 2”. Throughout his career his research has been focused on electrical engineering aspects of wind power, mainly: control strategy of energy conversion systems, grid integration of wind power and energy transmission. Nowadays, he is employed as a research scientist at INGETEAM in its RES (Renewable Energy Systems) division since 2011.