Pöyry Management Consulting
John Williams has almost 25 years experience in liberalised gas markets. He joined one of the first independent gas shippers in the UK gas market in 1994 and later joined both Shell and Centrica as a commercial manager. Since 2001 he has worked for Poyry Management Consulting where he has helped numerous clients understand the ever changing European gas markets. He developed Poyry’s commercial expertise in shale gas and has examined the economic potential in the UK and wider European markets through a number of projects for Cuadrilla and the International Organisation of Oil and Gas Producers. He was called on to give evidence to the UK House of Lords Economic Affairs Committee on shale gas and has been a regular contributor to media articles on the subject. More recently he has been involved in numerous transactions as a commercial advisor and has been working in the Finnish and Baltic gas markets.