Hossein Safaei, PhD
Associate Director, North American Oil Markets, IHS MarkitDr. Hossein Safaei, associate director of North American Oil Markets at IHS Markit, is part of the North American Crude Oil Markets team.
He joined the company in 2015 upon completion of his graduate studies on the integration of renewables into the electricity grid using energy storage technologies. He also studied the impacts of the Great Revival in North American hydrocarbon production on U.S. foreign policy. Dr. Safaei is a recipient of the Alexander Graham Bell Ph.D. scholarship from the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada, the Future Leaders Award from Natural Resources Canada, and the Graduate Citizenship Award from the government of Alberta. He was also a graduate fellow in energy and environment at Harvard University. Dr. Safaei holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Sharif University of Technology, a Master of Science degree from the University of Alberta, and a Ph.D. from Harvard University.
- Oil & Gas
- Market Analysis
- Oil & Gas midstream/downstream