Our Houston based office
As the energy capital of the world, Houston is the headquarters for virtually every segment of the energy value chain including exploration, production, transmission, marketing, supply, trading and technology. This made it an obvious choice for HC’s first US office, which opened in 2007.
We serve clients across global commodity industries and functions, going beyond Retained Search to include a full range of advisory services. We have just one objective in mind: finding a bespoke solution for your talent needs. Our services range from Talent & Pipeline Succession Planning and Competitive Analysis to Compensation Data & Advisory and Diversity Studies.
Alex joined HC Group in 2013 and is the Director for the Agriculture and Nutrition practice, based in Houston.
Brittany joined HC Group in 2021 and is a Senior Associate within the Agriculture and Nutrition practice in Houston.
David is a Director overseeing the Corporate Functions and Gas, Power & Energy Transition practices in North America.
Heather joined HC Group in 2019 and works within the Agriculture and Nutrition practice in Houston.
Michael joined HC Group in 2012 and works within the Liquid Fuels and Chemicals practice in Houston.
Naz joined HC Group in 2017 and works within the Corporate Functions practice in Houston.
Paul Chapman is Managing Partner and Co-Head of HC Group.
Commodity trading in the UAE
Christian Tabet, Senior Advisor at Energex Partners, tells HC Insider about the market trends we are seeing.
Hydrogen: hope, hype and thermodynamics with Paul Martin
Is the hydrogen economy more hype than hope?
Trading houses and funds up their game on decarbonisation
It is becoming clear that the results of 2020 will be difficult to repeat, particularly in the crude & fuel oil markets.
Redefining excellence in commodity trading
HC Insider speaks to Karey Baum, Founder of Pegasus Commodities, to find out more about her team of former traders.
Navigating the Tanker Market with Richard Matthews
What drives the tanker market? What are the short- and long-term impacts of the pandemic?
Exclusive interview: Somruedee Chaimongkol, Chief Executive, Banpu
Somruedee Chaimongkol has been leading Thailand’s largest coal producer and power generator, Banpu, since 2015.
Crude Oil Trading: The hottest seat in the energy transition with Kurt Chapman
As we embark on energy transition, oil trading will not only become more crucial but more lucrative.
The exploration of lithium brine in Mongolia
Canadian mining company ION Energy is on track to becoming a major player in the battery metals space.
The Power of Biogas with John Rose
Joining us to discuss is John Rose, Chief Commercial Officer for Asset Finance Partners.
The Not-So Super-Cycle with Ivo Sarjanovic
Are we truly in a commodity super-cycle?
The energy transition’s impact on global markets and trading
Reuters Events Commodities launch whitepaper on the Energy transition’s impact on global markets and trading.
The challenge of trade surveillance and market abuse
HC Insider explores how innovative technology is helping organisations to future proof their business.
The future of trade surveillance
Surveillance is a key requirement for trading firms to improve risk detection and identify market abuse.
Sourcing renewable power: buy, build or invest with Toby Stanway
Across the developed world, companies face the pressure to decarbonize by 2030.
Talent Trends in Plant Protein
Vegan and vegetarian consumers once made up most of the consumption of alternative protein.