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 leads the New York office and manages the Corporate Functions and Financial Services practice for North America.
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.
Alexis BaileyAbu Dhabi
Alexis joined HC Group in 2023 and works within the Corporate Functions practice in Abu Dhabi.
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.
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.
The World in a Grain: Sand with Vince Beiser
Our guest is Vince Beiser, author of The World in a Grain - the story of sand and how it transformed civilization.
Diversity Champion: Karin Dahlman, Energy Director at Alcoa
Meet our Diversity Champion Karin Dahlman, Energy Director at Alcoa.
Neodymium, Gallium & Hafnium with Ellie Saklatvala
Our guest is Ellie Saklatvala, Head of Non-Ferrous Pricing at Argus Media.
Private Equity's role in the Energy Transition with John Skrinar
Our guest is John Skrinar, partner at Cresta Fund Management.
Workplace Wellness: How to Improve Your Nutrition
Dr Julien Louis, nutritionist at Wellnest Retreats, explains how commodities professionals can achieve a healthy diet.
Data as a Strategic Asset with Jason Vogt
Our guest is Jason Vogt, Managing Director of Cargill Data Asset Solutions.
In Conversation with Savvas Manousos, Co-Founder, HC Thought Partners
The respected energy trading leader and founding HC Thought Partner reflects on his time at Spain's Cepsa
The Centrality of Talent
Paul Chapman emphasizes the importance of talent as commodity organizations sought talent amid uncertainty in 2023.
Cheap Peak Oil, Geopolitics and China’s plan with Doomberg
Our guest is Doomberg. Doomberg runs the leading paid Substack which is focused on energy, finance and economics.
Diversity Champion: Usha Kakaria-Cayaux, Chief Human Resources Officer at ofi
Meet our Diversity Champion, Usha Kakaria-Cayaux, Chief Human Resources Officer at ofi.
Singapore’s Role as a Key Commodities Trading Hub with Lee Pak Sing
Our guest is Lee Pak Sing, Assistant Chief Executive Officer of Enterprise Singapore.
The Commodities Talent World in 2023 and 2024
We explore how global commodities markets shaped recruitment in 2023 and offer talent forecasts for 2024.
The Future of Food & Ag with Robert Berendes
Our guest is Robert Berendes, Executive Partner of Flagship Pioneering.
The Oil Market with David Wech
Our guest is David Wech, Chief Economist for Vortexa, the ship tracking and data analytics firm.
The Hidden Demographic Problem for Commodities with Todd Thurman
Our guest is analyst, futurist and swine consultant Todd Thurman.
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.