Adrian LaraSenior Upstream Analyst
Adrian Lara directs the upstream team in charge of conducting quantitative and qualitative research relating to oil and gas activities in Latin American countries. Adrian has several years of experience as an oil and gas industry analyst, having held different positions within the trading arm of Mexican state-owned company Pemex, where he focused on analysis of oil and gas fundamentals in the context of upstream exporting strategies and international trading. Adrian was also a visiting research fellow at the Oxford Institute for Energy Studies in Oxford, UK, where his research focused on oil supply scenarios in the Western Hemisphere.
Adrian has a Master of Science in Mineral and Energy Economics from the Colorado School of Mines, with a specialization in oil and gas from the Institut Français du Pétrole. He has a Bachelor of Arts in Economics and Political Science from the Instituto Tecnológico Autónomo de México (ITAM).