Neal Anderson is president of Wood Mackenzie, a global leader in data analytics and commercial intelligence for the energy, chemicals, and metals and mining industries. He is responsible for the overall business performance of the company.
Since joining Wood Mackenzie in 1996, Mr. Anderson has held several other senior roles, including chief operating officer, executive vice president of Consulting, and head of Global Research.
During his more than 27 years in the industry, Mr. Anderson has worked for BG Group as a petroleum geologist in the Asia-Pacific and U.K. regions and in the strategic planning group, where he was involved in the development and implementation of upstream and downstream corporate strategy, economic evaluation, and asset acquisition.
Mr. Anderson holds a BSc (with Honours) degree from Queen’s University Belfast and an MSc from Imperial College London. Mr. Anderson has been an active member of the U.S. National Petroleum Council since 2010.
DMG’s 2017 Gas Indonesia Summit was held this year in Jakarta in July. We saw a good turnout from key domestic players, international LNG players and infrastructure developers including delegates from Pertamina, PGN, PLN, Medco, ExxonMobil, Total, Cheniere, Petronas, Texas LNG, AGDC, Oil Search, Osaka Gas, KBR, Wartsila, AG&P,...
On 1 July 2017, the Australian government implemented its gas export restrictions policy, the Australian Domestic Gas Security Mechanism (ADGSM), to try to alleviate public and industry concerns regarding gas supply availability. This intervention into the market presents a number of potential unintended consequences for Australia: 1. Creating uncertainty,...
In May, Wood Mackenzie attended the 4th US-China shale gas workshop in Beijing hosted by China’s National Energy Administration and the US Trade and Development Agency and delivered a presentation on M&A in US unconventionals. Among the workshop’s other attendees were key Chinese shale gas operators, including CNPC, Sinopec,...