Michael Barry has over 30 years of experience in oil/energy consultancy. He graduated with an M.A. in Economics from Cambridge University in 1978 and was employed as an economic report writer for Lloyds Bank, before spending 10 years at Petroleum Economics Ltd (PEL) where he was responsible for short-term oil and energy market analysis.
He was a co-founder of EMC-Energy Market Consultants (UK) Limited in 1989 (now FGE London) and is the Director responsible for the company's renowned short-term oil market coverage. He has established a reputation as a leading expert in the interpretation and forecasting of oil market fundamentals and in particular, oil inventories (including strategic stocks policy).
Michael's main activity is to provide consultancy services to a broad range of clients in the oil and gas sector, covering all aspects of oil prices trends, international oil supply/demand, storage policy, and actual stock/inventory developments, establishing the company's unparalleled reputation in this field. He makes frequent presentations to FGE's clients worldwide.