Michael G.


690 dollar
24 years

My experience


Grant Thornton LLPMarch 2015 - Present

Team Leader and contributor to technical, regulatory or financial transformation projects in the energy sector
Expert counsel on oil & gas arbitration
Typical clients : World Bank, EuropeAid, USAID, energy industry association (subject to NDA)
Typical beneficiary : gas, oil and power enterprises, ministries of energy, energy regulators
Since 2015, co-organizer of the yearly Ukrainian Gas Forum (www.ukrgasforum.org)

Softengi - InspiredFebruary 2019 - Present

Softengi, the outsourcing arm of the Intercracy Group, is a Ukraine-based IT services firm with specific skills in the areas of Augmented Reality / Mixed
Reality, Artificial Intelligence (AI), and blockchain technology. It provides customized development services to end-customers and to software vendors.

Baalbek ManagementNovember 2014 - October 2016

Baalbek Management
Trainer / content developer for NOCs and government entities on :
- Energy trading
- LNG logistics
- Traded commodity contracts
- Risk management in E&P
- Optimal decision-making in E&P
- Project finance
- O&G contracts
- Shipping
- PPAs, GPAs

OpenLink FinancialSeptember 2012 - July 2013

Front office ENDUR consultant. Configured versions 10 and 12 at physical &
financial trading in natural gas and power.
Example project: at an oil major's trading operation, ETRM implementation of ENDUR v10.2 in an Agile environment: formula scripting, trade capture screen / desktops configuration, APM (active position manager) reports, debugging, parallel run reconciliation, functional specification documentation.
Commodity: natural gas.

ArevaOctober 2008 - August 2011

Product line manager - products & services for the energy use optimization and renewable energy grid integration
Example project: for a large public transport authority : project coordinator, delivery manager, and contributor. Electricity efficiency and tariff optimization strategies for the 50 GWh / yr client.
Economic evaluation of renewable energy projects in Areva's technology portfolio: near-shore wind, thermal solar, biogas and biomass.

Atos ConsultingDecember 2004 - December 2007

Main projects: Business Analyst of the Energy Market Observatory System
(EMOS) a meta-database project and its query layer for the European
Commission (supply & demand of electricity, gas and oil, reserves, trading flows). Roles: (1) business analyst, (2) subject matter expert, (3) architect (4) interface with the client, contractors, and data providers.
Project manager on projects in energy information systems, SCADA and banking risk management.

SOFREGAZJune 2003 - December 2004

Project manager and economist on gas T&D infrastructure projects.
Example project: Manager of a project to develop identified gas fields and build gas transport infrastructure of a Central Asian country (40 man-months project, $1mln. budget, delivered on time and within budget)

PriceWaterhouseCoopersJune 1996 - December 2002

Business analyst, energy & utilities

Mees Pierson EuramericaJanuary 1996 - January 1996


Deloitte & ToucheSeptember 1994 - September 1995

Business planning consultant for small & medium enterprises in Ekaterinburg, Urals Region, Russia.

SolvayJanuary 1990 - January 1991

Construction progress monitoring and reporting, Thai-French-English
translation of work meetings.

My stack

Business Intelligence

Business Intelligence


Consultant Manager, Sr. Consultant, Business Development representative, Expert counsel, Associate Partner, Endur Financial Software, resource planning & management, quantitative market analysis, macroeconomic analysis, Demand Forecasting, ETRM implementation, banking risk management, Baalbek Management, Trade Capture, System Migration, SME, financial analyst, Architect, Russian, Associate, Team Leader, Functional Design > Functional Specification, certified Professional Risk Manager, LLP, Executive Master > Executive Master Energy Management, Manager of a project, Business planning consultant, product line manager, Front office ENDUR consultant, English, German, Developer, Sr. Economist, active position manager, R, Visual Basic for Applications, financial risk management, Business Analyst, Project coordinator, trainer, Administrative Assistant, Consultant, Project Finance, Commodities, economist, a project manager, delivery manager

Industrial automation


Big Data




Computer Tools

Microsoft Excel

Software testing




Machine Learning

Neural networks, Deep learning




Business Strategy, Market research, Risk management, Project Management, Consulting, Business Development, Business Analysis, Artificial Intelligence

My education and trainings

Degree Name Executive Master - Energy Management - ESCP Europe2011 - 2012

PRM - financial risk management - PRMIA (international network of financial risk professionals)2006 - 2007

Master of Business Administration, Finance - University of Rochester1992 - 1994

Bachelor of Arts, Russian Studies - Brown University1984 - 1988