Unconventional resource development lags in CIS, but opportunities await
Energy & Natural Resources Research & Analysis Unconventional resource development lags in CIS, but opportunities await 01 February 2018 Andrew...
As part of his work managing team coverage of national oil companies (NOCs), Mr. Neff oversees research and analysis pertaining to government policy and company strategy assessments, as well as authors reports on NOCs in the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) and Caspian region. He also contributes analysis and insight on government energy policy and upstream investment risk in Russia, Eurasia, Turkey, and the Caspian region for the Oil and Gas Risk Service, as well as the Russian and Caspian Energy team. Mr. Neff has more than 20 years of experience in the energy sector, and has lived and worked in Russia, Turkey, Ukraine, France, and the Czech Republic. Prior to joining IHS Markit, he worked as an international energy analyst for a contractor to the Energy Information Administration, the statistical division of the U.S. Department of Energy. Mr. Neff holds a Master of Arts in international affairs and environmental policy from George Washington University's Elliott School of International Affairs in Washington, D.C.
Assessments of the energy future are increasingly dominated by the twin uncertainties of government climate initiatives and the speed of the market transition away from oil and gas.