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Utilis Advisory Group

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  • Location: United States
  • TimeZone: GMT-0400
  • Languages: English


Alan Herbst is a Principal at Utilis Advisory Group, a firm providing advisory and consulting services. Mr. Herbst has over 23 years of experience in energy consulting. His specializations include analysis of market fundamentals, pricing, commercial trading and risk management opportunities. Mr. Herbst' expertise and knowledge covers oil, natural gas and power markets. In recent years, he has focused his efforts in the areas of renewables (biofuels, solar, geothermal), LNG, oil sands, shale gas, nuclear power, emissions, distributed generation and deregulation. Mr. Herbst has also acted as an Expert Witness valuing Haynesville Shale gas assets in New York State Bankruptcy Court. He previously held the position of a US Energy Practice Manager for Datamonitor where he led strategic planning and the group's research, analysis and marketing efforts. Mr. Herbst has also held energy analysis and consulting positions with the PIRA Energy Group and Standard & Poor's. He has an MBA in Finance/International Business from New York University and Bachelors degrees in History and Biology from Washington University in St. Louis, Missouri.


Utilis Advisory Group, LLC, Principal, 11 years, Energy Advisory Firm


M.B.A. Finance/International Business, Stern School of Business / NYU 1995

A.B History and Biology, Washington University, St. Louis 1986

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