Fund Advisor - Metals
Neal joined the London team on the 1st of March 2018 as an Energy Deal Originator. He has 15 years of experience in the oil and gas industry. Most recently he was a Partner and the Head of Physical Oil Trading at Engelhart Commodity Trading Partners (ECTP) based in London. ECTP traded crude oil, condensate, and refined products in Africa, the Middle East, the Former Soviet Union, Northwest Europe, the Mediterranean, Black Sea, US and South American markets.
The aggregate trading volume he traded and managed at ECTP was approximately 15 million tons of crude oil and refined products and turnover over $7 billion. Neal has previously worked at Klesch and Company in London, TNK-BP in Moscow, Central Energy in Zug and PIRA Energy Group in New York in commercial oil refining, midstream and downstream business development, trading and market analysis positions. He also worked at Koch Industries and the American Enterprise Institute in Washington, DC.
Neal has a BA from Northwestern University in Evanston, Illinois, and a MA from the European University at St. Petersburg, Russia. He is a citizen of the US and Ireland.