Title | The State of Natural Gas, MidStream & Pipelines.
Dr. Anas F. Alhajji, PhD is a world-renowned energy markets expert, researcher, author, and a speaker with more than 900 papers, articles and columns to his credit. He advises governments, companies, financial institution and investors on various energy markets issues. He focuses on oil and gas market outlook, energy geopolitics, energy security, and the impact of disruptive technologies on the supply and demand of energy.
Before his recent role as a Managing Partner at Energy Outlook Advisors LLC, he was the former Chief Economist of NGP Energy Capital Management. He led the Firm’s macro-analysis of the oil, natural gas and related markets as well as the overall economic environment. He was responsible for the short-term and long term outlooks for oil, natural gas, NGLs, and LNG markets.
Dr. Alhajji’s articles appeared in numerous countries in more than 10 languages, and his work is cited in over 60 books. He has addressed numerous companies, institutions, and national and international organizations. He also serves on the board of several energy-related publications. He is a contributing editor for the one of the industry’s premier publications: World Oil. He is also the moderator of the industry’s oldest virtual Forum: Oil, Gas, & Energy Law (OGEL)
Prior to joining NGP, Dr. Alhajji taught economics at the University of Oklahoma (1995 to 1997), the Colorado School of Mines (1997 to 2001), and Ohio Northern University (2001 to 2008), where he held the George Patton Chair of Business and Economics. Dr. Alhajji taught courses in economics, energy economics and policy, and energy geopolitics.
SANDEEP KHURANA, P.E.
Head Advisor – Upstream and Midstream Integrated Services
• Strategy Advisory
• Assets, and Project Management
• Investment Profile Generation
• Risk Assessment
• Health, Safety, and Environmental Evaluations
Approximately 30 years of professional experience in the oil and gas industry with a specialization in managing projects from resource development to market distribution. An executive with a proven track record of maximizing corporate earnings by leading programs from inception through design, execution and operations, to achieve the highest and most efficient outcomes.
Management Advisor: Experienced in management planning and decision-making processes amidst a climate of competition and risk. Provides advice in the areas of economic analysis, strategic planning, negotiation strategies, contract evaluation and conflict resolution.
Front End Planning: Extensive experience onshore and offshore developing plans and schedules to achieve optimum economics while adhering to market demands and complying with equipment and logistical limitations. Ensures front end loading, planning, and efficient execution for major assets and projects within the project portfolio. Integrates expertise from various functional groups such as G&G, reservoir engineering, D&C, land, supply chain, finance, marketing, and environmental-health-safety regulatory, with expert business perspective to provide effective project execution.
Major Projects Management: Oil and gas project management with a multi-disciplinary team, including sub-surface, drilling, operations, and commercial to achieve first oil production. Utilize resources to ensure on-time and under-budget project completion. Hands-on expertise in design, purchasing, fabrication management, installation, and final commission.
Operations Management: Management of ongoing production operations and facilities upgrades to ensure adherence to health, safety, and environmental (HSE) standards and regulations.
BS degree, civil engineering, IIT Delhi, India, 1987
MS degree, civil engineering, Rice University, 1990