Chief Economist joins the Oil & Gas Advisory Team
SLR is delighted to welcome Kevin Ford to the global Oil & Gas Advisory team. Kevin will take the role of Chief Economist and will have oversight of the economics group in Guildford where he will focus on advising our existing clients and continuing to build the economics portfolio.
Kevin has extensive experience of economic evaluation in the oil and gas sector gained with BG Group, coupled with financial and commercial modelling experience from a wide range of industries. As a CIMA qualified accountant, he has strong skills in integrating economic analysis with finance on both asset and corporate evaluations, and has wide experience of evaluating projects at all stages of their life cycle. He has had significant involvement in BG’s corporate investment decision making through framing, peer review and assurance of the international project portfolio including a $20 billion LNG project in Queensland, Australia and the evaluation and development of BG Group’s lucrative pre-salt acreage in Brazil, in which BG’s reserves are estimated to be 6 billion barrels of oil and gas. Kevin was also responsible for the BG Group graduate recruitment and training programme for economics recruits.