Energy: Featured Experts

Energy: Featured Experts

Vice President, Practice Leader of Energy
Boston
+1-617-413-1180
Christopher Russo is a Vice President and the head of CRA’s Energy Practice. He advises domestic and international clients in the electricity and gas industries in the areas of investment strategy and economic analysis, asset valuation, energy technology, and generation and transmission development. His expertise covers electricity and gas markets... Read more
Vice President
Boston
+1-617-425-6485
Seabron Adamson was co-head of CRA's Energy Practice from 2006 to 2008. In this role he led a team of more than 15 experts in the Enterprise and Asset Investment group, focusing on the quantitative analysis of US and international energy markets. Mr. Adamson focuses on the application of economic analysis to competitive energy markets for both... Read more
Senior Consultant to CRA
Toronto
+1-905-687-8744
Robert Cary has more than 20 years of experience in the electricity industry and has been instrumental in the development and advancement of a number of Canadian provinces’ electricity markets. Considered one of the foremost experts on the Ontario electricity market, Mr. Cary advises energy sector clients ranging from government agencies and... Read more
Senior Consultant to CRA
New York
+1-212-755-0030
Robert E. Curry, Jr. has served as a commissioner of the New York State Public Service Commission, which has jurisdiction over investor-owned utilities and their more than $30 billion in annual charges, for six years. As a member of the US Department of Energy’s Electricity Advisory Committee since 2010, Mr. Curry advises on strategies for the... Read more
Vice President
Boston
+1-617-425-3670
David DesLauriers is a Vice President in the Energy Practice, based in Boston. Mr. DesLauriers brings over two decades of experience advising executive management of investor-owned utilities on rates and pricing, regulatory affairs and strategy, rate design, revenue requirements, cost of service and cost allocation, and regulatory compliance and... Read more
Vice President
London
+44-20-7959-1550
Mr. Simon Ede is a vice president in CRA’s Energy Practice. He is an economist with over 15 years of experience working as an advisor to companies in global energy markets. He has a broad range of project experience that comprises transaction support, market analysis, organization design, strategy development, and auctions. On the basis of this... Read more
Vice President
Washington, DC
+1-202-662-3953
David Hunger is Vice President with the Energy Practice of CRA. Formerly a senior economist at the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, Dr. Hunger is an expert in energy market merger analysis and market-based rate matters, as well as energy and capacity market rules in the FERC-regulated Regional Transmission Organizations. For 14 years at the... Read more
Vice President
London
+44-20-7959-1548
Colin Johnson is a vice president in CRA’s Energy Practice. He has more than 20 years of experience in the energy and infrastructure sector with a particular focus in the power, oil and gas industries. Mr. Johnson has international experience in analyzing, negotiating, and managing major energy projects and has worked in Europe, North America,... Read more
Vice President
Boston
+1-617-425-3365
Bob Lee specializes in designing and executing structured sales and procurement channels for clients in a broad array of industries and markets. In these engagements, Mr. Lee has worked closely with his clients’ senior management to define market rules tailored to meet their business objectives while recognizing the unique constraints of the... Read more
Vice President
Boston
+1-617-425-3360
Arnie is a vice president at Charles River Associates and has been a management consultant for over 25 years. He is an expert in business and competitive strategy who consults to the senior management of major industrial companies on their key strategic challenges. He consults globally on a broad range of corporate strategic issues and... Read more
Vice President
Boston
+1-617-425-6404
Edo Macan is an energy economist and Vice President at CRA with 20 years of experience with economic and financial issues in the energy markets. Much of his practice in recent years has been focused on providing economic consulting on market power issues for electric utility mergers and acquisitions, market-based rate authority applications, and... Read more
Vice President
Boston
+1-978-760-3573
Joanne McCollum, Vice President, has 20 years of experience working with senior leadership teams to develop better corporate and business strategies, strengthen organizational capabilities, and help drive execution. Specific areas of experience include business model transformation, corporate portfolio strategy and capital allocation, M&A... Read more
Vice President
Boston
+1-617-425-6405
Mr. McMahon has been a strategic, economic, and financial consultant to the energy sector for over 20 years, working frequently with diversified energy companies, electric and gas utilities, merchant generators, private equity, and independent system operators. He specializes in strategy, business planning, and transaction support. For utilities... Read more
Senior Consultant to CRA
Boston
+1-617-425-3195
Robert Stoddard has more than 15 years of experience assisting clients in defining, analyzing, and interpreting the economic issues involved with competition and product valuation in energy and other markets. Mr. Stoddard's recent work has focused on electricity industry restructuring and on providing both strategic analyses and testimony for... Read more
Senior Consultant to CRA
Washington, DC
+1-202-662-3956
Mr. Charles Trabandt currently serves as Chairman of the Advisory Councils to the Board of Directors for both the Institute of Nuclear Power Operations and the Electric Power Research Institute. He is a senior financial, regulatory, and strategic planning professional with experience in financial transactions and strategic advisory engagements. He... Read more
Principal
Washington, DC
+1-202-662-3831
Patrick Augustine is a principal in CRA’s Energy Practice. He specializes in market analysis and strategy development within the electric utility and power market sectors. Mr. Augustine is experienced with power market dispatch systems and utility planning tools and has performed power market assessments throughout North America in support of... Read more
Principal
New York
+1-212-520-7148
Enrique has over 12 years of management consulting and executive leadership experience across a variety of sectors including Energy, Natural Resources, Industrials, and Financial Services. During his time as an executive and consultant, he has led projects and advised senior management on a broad range of issues such as M&A & Organic... Read more
Principal
London
+44 20-7959-1546
Mr. Christian Jeffery is a principal in CRA’s Energy Practice, based in London. Mr. Jeffery provides consultancy services to clients in the international energy industry and specializes in delivering commercial and analytical projects for clients in disputes and arbitration.  He has worked on over 70 projects in this discipline throughout Europe,... Read more
Principal
Washington, DC
+1-202-662-3958
Mr. Anant Kumar is a principal in the Energy Practice of CRA with over 20 years of work experience in the energy industry. Over the course of his consulting career, he has provided market and commercial advisory services to financial and strategic investors on acquisition, sale, and financing of both renewable and non-renewable power generation... Read more
Principal
Washington, DC
+1-202-662-3918
Jeff Plewes specializes in the economic analysis of energy and environmental policy and market design. He has worked with companies throughout the energy sector to help them understand the implications of public policies and regulations on their operations, assets, and investment decisions. Mr. Plewes has led projects for clients in each of the... Read more
Principal
Boston
+1-617-425-3758
Herb Rakebrand is a principal in CRA’s Energy Practice and specializes in natural gas markets. His expertise is in strategic planning, market analysis, M&A, and expert testimony. With 35 years of diverse energy and financial industry experience, Mr. Rakebrand brings unique insight to energy issues and trends. His clients include energy... Read more
Senior Consultant to CRA
Toronto
+1-416-413-4092
Brian Rivard is an adjunct professor and director of research at the Ivey Energy Policy and Management Centre, in the Richard Ivey School of Business at Western University and is a senior consultant to CRA. Previously, he was a principal in CRA’s Energy Practice specializing in energy market design, market analysis, and market monitoring matters.... Read more
Associate Principal
Boston
+1-617-425-3080
Dr. Derya Eryilmaz is an associate principal in the Energy Practice of CRA. Her responsibilities include overall managing various energy regulatory and litigation cases while specializing in applied economic analysis of the energy sector. She provides rigorous economic analysis surrounding advisory, regulatory and litigation cases using applied... Read more
Associate Principal
Boston
+1-617-425-6403
Dimitri Kordonis is an associate principal in CRA’s Energy Practice with over a decade of experience in the electric industry, providing clients with economic, power systems, and policy analyses. His principal areas include wholesale market analytics, resource adequacy, transmission and distribution planning, competitive power market design,... Read more
Associate Principal
Washington, DC
+1-202-662-3811
Jordan Kwok is an associate principal with the Energy practice of CRA. He has worked with regulated utilities and merchant operators throughout the United States with a focus on regulatory strategy, ISO/RTO market policy, and project valuation. At CRA, Mr. Kwok has managed and contributed to project work supporting clients in regulatory... Read more
Associate Principal
Washington, DC
+1-202-662-3834
Dr. Goran Vojvodic is an associate principal in the Energy Practice at CRA. Dr. Vojvodic's background is in operations research. He provides analysis related to risk management and analysis involving mathematical programming, statistics, stochastic modeling, and data analytics. At CRA, he has worked on regulatory filings involving mergers and... Read more