Simon Blakey is a leading authority on the European natural gas and electric power businesses. He was the founder of CERA's European natural gas and power research practice and heads CERA's research on the natural gas industry in Europe. His research and consulting assignments cover a broad range of strategic issues for companies active or intending to be active in European energy.
Before joining CERA, Mr. Blakey was Special Assistant to the Executive Director at the International Energy Agency in Paris, having previously also worked for British Petroleum. Mr. Blakey is the editor of CERA's European Gas Watch.
He holds an MA from Cambridge University. Cambridge Energy Research Associates (CERA) is a leading international advisory and consulting firm. It focuses on the energy industries: markets, geopolitics, structure, and strategy.
- Prime Minister of the French Republic, 2005-2007
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