Power will be the universal fuel of the future and all energy market participants are orientating to be part of that future. The energy transition is driving new technologies from generation to storage and power management and new products including carbon credits. It is also creating a more volatile market - providing opportunities and challenges to industry and market participants alike.
Since inception, power & environmental products talent has been central to HC’s offering, whether that is in talent advisory, succession planning or placements. Our deep roots in the sector in each of our global offices has allowed us to access talent for each specific market nuance. As regulation develops, trading dynamics shift and new markets open, we have provided our clients the insight and talent needed to understand and stay ahead of the market.
More recently, we have developed extensive experience partnering clients active across all key compliant and voluntary carbon markets globally, from origination to trading. Alongside that, we have been instrumental in organizations sourcing the talent needed to create and commercialize the new contracts stemming from changing power generation landscape, from PPAs to utility scale battery optimization.
- Carbon & Other Environmental Products
- C-Suite (CEO, CCO, COO)
- Marketing & Origination
- Capital Markets (Principal Investments, M&A, Project Development, Structured & Trade Finance)
- Corporate & Business Development
Daniel joined HC in 2007 and is a Portfolio Director working within the Gas, Power and Renewables practice in London.
Andrew WatsonSão Paulo
Andrew joined HC Group in 2015 and is responsible for managing Latin America.
Alex joined HC Group in 2023 and works within the Liquid Fuels & Chemicals, LNG, Power & Carbon practices in Singapore.
Amelia joined HC Group in 2018 and is a Director based in Singapore.
Andy, Portfolio Director in the Gas, Power and Renewables practices in North America, joined HC Group in 2021.
Deema joined HC Group in 2022 and is an Associate working within the Gas, Power, Renewables team in London.
Edd SciclunaNew York
Edd joined HC Group in 2023, he works in the Gas, Power and Renewables practice as a Senior Associate in New York.
James is a Senior Associate within HC Group's Gas and Power team.
Jason Sewell joined HC Group in 2023 and works within the Power and Environmental practice in London.
Luke joined HC Group in 2023, he works in the Gas, Power and Renewables practice as an Associate II in Houston.
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Interview with Hiroshi Okuyama, EVP at Skipping Stone G.K.
“Hedging was less popular before the surge in power prices in 2021”
Nuclear Power: perception versus reality with Mycle Schneider
Have we seen “peak nuclear”? And what are the consequences for the power markets?
Power Purchase Agreements: reassessing the risks behind renewable power’s growth engine with Werner Trabesinger
What do the events of 2021 mean for the PPA going forwards? How will their structure and tenure change in response?
Carbon Offset LNG – Where Do We Go from Here?
Much ink has been spilled on the sale of ‘carbon neutral LNG’ in 2021, fueling more criticism of ‘greenwashing’.
Exclusive interview: Somruedee Chaimongkol, Chief Executive, Banpu
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Carbon markets: utilising the DNA of traditional commodities trading
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Transforming Utilities with Julia Hamm
Visibility to the customer is more crucial than ever to balance loads and service changing consumer habits.
Carbon with Jon Goldberg
Tackling carbon is one of the biggest challenges (and opportunities) in the commodities sector.
Can commodity trading ever be sustainable and profitable?
At this year’s Reuters Commodity Trading Summit, Paul Chapman, MP at HC, moderated a session to discuss carbon's impact.
The evolution of carbon markets
Rene Velasquez, Head of Global Carbon at CBL Markets, explores the impact of technology on the carbon markets.
The future of the power grid with Jim Fallon
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