Her Britannic Majesty’s Consul-General Visits TPH

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Her Britannic Majesty’s Consul-General, Karen Bell, and her colleagues joined TPH investment banking and securities professionals at the firm’s offices for a luncheon on March 10th to discuss the current state of the energy industry and avenues for advancing energy development in the UK. TPH shared its views on the oil & gas macro landscape and the firm’s observations regarding two areas of particular focus for Consul-General Bell and British policy makers – North Sea decommissioning challenges and the opportunities and obstacles presented by future onshore shale development in the UK. Other topics of mutual interest discussed included the recent lifting of the US crude oil export ban and its potential impact on the UK refining system and the globalization of natural gas markets.

Left to Right:  Joe Amador (TPH), Regina Johnson (UK Vice Consul, US Energy Sector Lead), Alie Pruner (TPH), HM Consul General Karen Bell, Cynthia Conner (Energy Policy Attaché) and Mark Meyer (TPH)

Left to Right: Joe Amador (TPH), Regina Johnson (UK Vice Consul, US Energy Sector Lead), Alie Pruner (TPH), HM Consul General Karen Bell, Cynthia Conner (Energy Policy Attaché) and Mark Meyer (TPH)