Securing America's Future Energy

Fernando Ferreira

Senior Analyst, Rapidan Energy Group

Fernando Ferreira is a Senior Analyst at Rapidan Energy Group. He covers global oil markets, with a focus on geopolitical supply risks, advising finance, corporate, and government clients on geopolitical threats to oil production. He oversees Rapidan Energy Group’s Barrels-at-Risk reporting, which analyzes and forecasts disrupted and threatened oil production on a country-level basis.

Fernando was instrumental in helping Rapidan Energy Group Founder Robert McNally research and write his 2017 book Crude Volatility: The History and Future of Boom-Bust Oil Prices (Columbia University Press, 2017). Prior to joining the Rapidan Energy Group, Fernando worked as a research intern with the Energy and National Security Program at the Center for Strategic and International Studies in Washington, where he focused on oil markets and geopolitics. Originally from Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Fernando earned his B.S. in Economics and his Masters in International Commerce & Policy from George Mason University.

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