The energy & commodities markets represent a fast-moving and increasingly competitive business landscape, and organisations are required to constantly evaluate their business operations in order to strive for competitive advantage and operational excellence.
We have an unparalleled database of market data and a rich network of industry contacts, which have been built up over 20 years operating in the sector, and can be utilised to support strategy development and inform decision making in relation to the most important issues facing your organisation.
In particular, we have a strong track record of supporting commodity trading companies in identifying and understanding appropriate market benchmarks, and analysing how these relate to their strategic and operational objectives.
HC Group's specialist product and functional consultants are pleased to offer a fully bespoke and complimentary market presentation tailored to match the items you select on our Client Presentation Request form.
Laura joined HC Group in 2021 & is a Portfolio Director working within the Liquid Fuels & Chemicals practice in London.
Jamie TranterNew York
Jamie first joined HC Group in 2009, before leaving in 2016 and returning in 2020 to manage the New York office.
Daniel joined HC in 2007 and is a Portfolio Director working within the Gas, Power and Renewables practice in London.
Anoush joined HC Group in 2013 and is Managing Director for HC Group's EMEA commercial activities in London.
Rina joined HC in November 2019 and is a Senior Associate working within the Corporate Functions practice in London.
Victoria ToddAbu Dhabi
Victoria joined HC Group in 2019 and works within the EMEA Liquid Fuels practice.
Andrew WatsonSão Paulo
Andrew joined HC Group in 2015 and is responsible for managing Latin America.
Andy, Portfolio Director in the Gas, Power and Renewables practices in North America, joined HC Group in 2021.
David joined HC Group in 2008 and is the Managing Director in Houston, overseeing HC Group's North American activities.
Ed Laing joined HC Group in 2023 and works within the Corporate Functions practice in London.
Edward Carter joined HC Group in 2014 and is the Head of Corporate Functions.
Premesha McDonald (nee Motha)Singapore
Premesha joined HC Group in 2015 and is a Director working within the Metals and Minerals practice in Singapore.
Raúl CeronSão Paulo
Raúl joined HC Group in 2019 and focuses on the commodity's natural resources market in South America.
Richard joined HC Group in 2020 and is the Portfolio Director responsible for the Commodities Technology practice.
Sofya joined HC Group in 2023 and works within the Commodities Technology and Innovation practice in London.
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Diversity Champion: Salam Safi, Vice President Human Resources at Darling Ingredients
Meet our Diversity Champion: Salam Safi, Vice President Human Resources at Darling Ingredients
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Diversity Champion: Ephi Banaynal dela Cruz, Co-founder and CEO, Context Nature, and Chair Emeritus Steering Committee for Responsible Minerals Initiative (RMI)
Meet our Diversity Champion: Ephi Banaynal dela Cruz, Co-founder and CEO, Context Nature
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Our guest is Eirik Wærness, Chief Economist of Equinor.
We help leading energy & commodities firms build their global teams.
Talent Pipelining & Succession Planning
On-demand access to talent
Compensation Data & Advisory
Aligning productivity and performance
Leveraging different perspectives & fostering better decision-making.
Helping you Identify the talent needed to build the right team.