Colin has nearly 30 years’ experience across the global oil and gas industry, most recently as the senior analyst at AllianceBernstein covering North American Oil Field Services & Equipment. He spent almost 10 years leading the Corporate Strategy function at Hess Corporation where he had broad responsibility for advising the board and management on oil and gas markets, M&A, capital allocation, and portfolio and performance targets. Prior to Hess, Colin was a member of the Europe, Middle East and Africa leadership team of a business consulting group within Schlumberger. Earlier in his career, Colin was a partner in the London and Houston energy practices of Charles River Associates and Arthur D. Little. He has extensive experience providing commercial and strategic advisory services to most of the leading international oil companies, national oil companies and governments across Europe, the Americas, Africa, Asia and the Middle East. Colin holds a Master of Engineering in chemical engineering from Imperial College, University of London.