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Expert in Natural Gas, Hydrocarbons, and Energy

Expert ID: 732454 Ohio, USA

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Expert has over two decades of experience in the energy industry, wherein he has built a unique skill set of knowledge and perspective via work on multiple aspects of the energy spectrum. He has represented business leaders at every step in the energy value chain. He has also assisted clients -- ranging from small niche firms to Fortune 200 companies -- in countless negotiations to optimize their particular energy goals. Expert has helped companies raise private equity and then pursue their strategic vision. Most of his career has been focused on natural gas, but he has recently become increasingly involved in natural gas liquids.

He has transacted for 3 Tcf of natural gas, scheduled gas on over 50 different pipelines, negotiated over 500 transportation agreements, represented about 150 large manufacturers, and directly trained or mentored over 100 energy professionals.

Expert is widely considered an expert in both the physical and financial aspects of energy transportation and procurement.

Expert has been a management consultant for over 20 years. Most of his work product is covered under strict confidentiality. He has completed more than a dozen expert network meetings and has received high marks for his expertise.

Expert may consult nationally and internationally, and is also local to the following cities: Columbus, Ohio - Cleveland, Ohio - Akron, Ohio - Dayton, Ohio - Canton, Ohio - Lorain, Ohio - Springfield, Ohio - Elyria, Ohio - Middletown, Ohio

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Year Degree Subject Institution
Year: 1992 Degree: B.S. Subject: Aviation & Aerospace Engineering Institution: The Ohio State University

Work History

Years Employer Title Department Responsibilities
Years: 2005 to Present Employer: Undisclosed Title: Consulting Leader Department: Energy Risk Management Responsibilities: Expert is responsible for this company that provides a scientific approach to energy risk management. Among other accomplishments, Expert has formed commercial partnerships with a core group of industry veterans that include Palmer Energy, Ohio Gas Energy, Hess Energy, Cumberland Valley Resources, Jefferson Gas, and XPense Solutions.
Years: 2011 to 2012 Employer: Somerset Gas Transmission Company LLC Title: Chief Commercial Officer Department: Shale Productions Responsibilities: Expert worked to position the company in the rapidly developing shale production regions, including the evaluation of natural gas, NGL, and oil transportation alternatives.
Years: 2001 to 2005 Employer: Constellation Energy Title: Vice President Department: Risk Assessment and Strategy Responsibilities: He as a major contributor in this fast-growing consulting and energy services company. He oversaw the Gas Procurement, Risk Management, Scheduling, Customer Service, Consulting Fulfillment and Contract Administration departments of the firm. The business grew 500% during Expert's four years with the firm.
Years: 1999 to 2001 Employer: Energy Consulting Services Title: CEO and Co-Founder Department: Online Procurement Responsibilities: Expert conceptualized idea for an E-commerce website wrapped around value-added energy consulting services, which was designed to facilitate the online procurement of natural gas and electricity by industrial consumers. Clients included AK Steel, Cargill, Ford Motor, Procter & Gamble and Westvaco. He sold this company in good standing to pursue an executive position with a Fortune 200 company.
Years: 1998 to 1999 Employer: Energy Gateway Title: President and Co-Founder Department: Energy Services Responsibilities: He led the sales and operations for this start-up energy trading organization, whose primary goal was term sales of natural gas to LDC and industrial customers in the Northeastern U.S. Among other accomplishments, he developed mutually beneficial relationships with Procter & Gamble, Cargill, and International Paper.
Years: 1994 to 1997 Employer: Clinton Energy Management Services Title: Vice President and Director Department: Purchasing Responsibilities: In his growing role in the consulting and gas marketing business unit of the largest producer-marketer in Ohio, Expert helped transition the focus of the business from sales of equity production to a diversified provider of procurement and financial services. He was responsible for procuring $150 million of natural gas for end user markets yearly
Years: 1993 to 1994 Employer: Access Energy Title: Logistics Analyst Department: Pipeline Management Responsibilities: Expert was responsible for nominating and balancing more than 12 different interstate pipelines and 50 unique utilities for one of the first and largest natural gas marketers in the nation.

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English Professionally Proficient

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