Energy and commodities markets are at an inflection point amid an acceleration in sustainability, decarbonisation and digitilisation agendas.
As organisations continue their rapid evolution, they are experiencing a step change in the workforce skills they need to thrive and grow.
Through our talent pipelining offering, we enable our clients the strategic advantage of having on-demand access to a pipeline of local and global talent aligned to their business-critical roles.
Our talent pipelining solution targets a variety of situations where access to on-demand external talent is a business imperative, including:
- Business transformation
- Challenging geographies
- New market entry
- Key person risk
We work within a rigorous and highly structured confidential research and intelligence gathering framework that is balanced with the agility to respond quickly to our client’s needs. This allows us to provide nimble, detailed and outcome focused solutions.
Laura joined HC Group in 2021 and is a Director working within the Liquid Fuels and Chemicals practice in London.
Anoush joined HC Group in 2013 and spearheads the Liquid Fuels and Chemicals practice in the EMEA region.
Jamie TranterNew York
Jamie first joined HC Group in 2009, before leaving in 2016 and returning in 2020 to manage the New York office.
Alex joined HC Group in 2013 and is the Director for the Agriculture and Nutrition practice, based in Houston.
Douglas joined HC Group as a Director in 2019 to lead our APAC Liquid Fuels and Chemicals practice from Singapore.
Andrew WatsonSão Paulo
Andrew joined HC Group in 2015 and is responsible for managing Latin America.
David is a Director overseeing the Corporate Functions and Gas, Power & Energy Transition practices in North America.
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 Director responsible for the Commodities Technology practice.
Scott joined HC Group in 2008 and leads the global Metals and Minerals practice for HC.
Nuclear Power: perception versus reality with Mycle Schneider
Have we seen “peak nuclear”? And what are the consequences for the power markets?
Interview with Angelo Sartori, Director of Regional Outreach at standard organisation Verra
“The main challenge right now is the complexity of carbon 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?
The Super-Cycle Effect: Convergence, Correlation & Volatility
As 2022 begins, the super-cycle that emerged in the energy & commodities trading sector in 2021 is expected to persist
The Fertilizer Market: the intersection of commodities with Andres Santacruz
Will fertilizers finally get a vibrant derivatives market?
2021 In Review
Host Paul Chapman reviews some of the major themes of 2021 covered in the podcast and comments on the plans for 2022.
Ukraine’s Energy Sector with Robert Bensh
What is the opportunity to invest in the Ukraine in this sky high energy price environment?
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’.
The Battery Metals Supply Chain: Solutions & opportunities with Chris Berry
There is a fundamental mismatch between forecasted demand and supply for those metals vital for energy transition.
Interview with Emmanuel Desplechin, Secretary-General of ePURE
Interview with Emmanuel Desplechin, Secretary-General of ePURE: the beauty of ethanol, threats and shaping a plan B.
Revolutionizing Agriculture: machines, software and genetics
Technology is revolutionizing agriculture and its markets.
How Can the Bioindustry Scale Up While Attracting Talent?
HC Insider examines some proposed solutions to tackle this challenge.
Global search firm HC Group establishes Middle East entity in Abu Dhabi’s ADGM
HC Group is delighted to announce the creation of its Middle East entity, HC Group Middle East Ltd.
Commodities as Currencies: Traceability, Tokenization, G-Coin and beyond with Brent de Jong
Could commodities become new currencies, powering circular economies that de-risk all participants?
Fuelling the Future: Carving a Road for Ethanol as a Transport Fuel
Testament to the interest in ethanol is a growing number of companies establishing ethanol and biofuels trading desks.
We help leading energy & commodities firms build their global teams.
Identifying market benchmarks to support strategy development.
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.