James Nyhan

James Nyhan is a Senior Associate with the Energy Contract Company. He has strong strategy, management, development, commercial and negotiation experience gained in managerial, transactional and advisory roles. With more than 20 years experience in worldwide markets, he brings the knowledge of oil and gas, power and related energy businesses that can deliver robust solutions to client's business challenges. 

As well as managing and developing commercial teams, James has participated directly in negotiations, transactions, joint ventures and complex regulatory issues. He has worked with most parts of the oil and gas value chain, power and infrastructure developments.

James’s experience includes:

His career includes engineering design, project management and economic and business planning with Ove Arup & Partners, independent power project development with Edison Mission Energy and development of a marketing and trading of gas, LNG and power business with Shell. His strategy, management, development and commercial experience spans across oil and gas, power, and infrastructure ventures in Europe, Middle East, Africa and North America.

He holds a civil engineering degree from University College Cork, Ireland and an MBA from IMD, Switzerland.