Latin America Downstream Strategist and Research Director, Oil Markets, Midstream and Downstream Energy
Felipe Perez, Latin America Downstream Strategist and Research Director for Oil Markets, Midstream and Downstream Energy at IHS Markit, focuses on the connectivity between North and Latin America refining sectors.
Mr. Perez has 15 years of international consulting experience in the oil and gas industries, particularly Latin America. He is also responsible for U.S. West Coast downstream research and analysis. His expertise includes assisting clients with operational performance improvement, market and configuration studies, as well as strategic initiatives. He has been a speaker and advisor to the main congresses and conferences in the region. Prior to joining IHS Markit, he was a senior executive consultant at KBC Advanced Technologies Inc., performing energy efficiency projects, on-site technical support for oil refineries and business development in Latin America. Mr. Perez holds a Chemical Engineering BSc from the University of Sao Paulo, Brazil, and Master of Science from University of Manchester, England. He is based in Los Angeles, CA and is fluent in Spanish and Portuguese.