Ed has over 35 years of experience in downstream energy, specializing in refinery modeling and analysis. He leads projects and advises clients in many areas, including strategy and short-term planning, market analysis, crude oil economics, project development, mergers and acquisitions, competitive analysis and benchmarking, and regulatory compliance impacts.
Prior to joining Baker & O’Brien, Ed was Executive Director in the IHS Markit’s (recently acquired by S&P Global) downstream consulting group. Ed was a Senior Principal at Purvin & Gertz before its acquisition by IHS in 2011. Ed began his career with ARCO/Lyondell, where he had progressive process engineering roles at the Houston refinery and later worked in economics and planning at the Houston refinery and the Channelview, Texas, ethylene complex.