Richard Acklam

Richard has extensive expertise in analysis of energy contracts and markets in Europe and Asia, with a focus on natural gas. In particular, he has experience in analysis relating to gas and LNG price review arbitrations in Europe and Asia. He also has experience in upstream oil and gas markets, including analysis of new areas of supply and upstream economic modelling.

Recent Assignments
  • Led analysis for an LNG price review arbitration in South Korea, involving wide-ranging analysis of global and regional LNG markets 

  • Project managed a contract dispute in Denmark for the long-term supply of gas. This involved extensive analysis of the client’s sales portfolio and market analysis of the relevant countries.

  • Built an upstream economic model for a new gas development in North Africa from scratch.

  • Conducted analytical support in a large contract dispute in Poland, involving quantitative and qualitative analysis in a number of energy markets across Europe.

  • Completed extensive analytical and commercial work for a dispute regarding an LNG contract in the Netherlands, involving a full valuation of the client’s sales portfolio, natural gas markets in Europe and the global LNG market.

  • Provided support in various areas for a dispute relating to the value of upstream equipment, involving analysis of upstream costs and environments in Eastern Europe.