Anas Alhajji

Anas Alhajji

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Dr. Anas Alhajji is a prominent energy markets expert, academic, researcher, speaker, and author with more than 900 papers, articles, and columns to his credit. Dr. Alhajji is an accomplished energy economist with extensive background in the oil and gas industries, private equity, and finance. Dr. Alhajji is a Managing Partner at Energy Outlook Advisors, a research and advisory firm that focuses on the outlook for energy markets and disruptive technologies. Previously, he was a Chief Economist of NGP Energy Capital Management, where he led macro-analysis of the oil, natural gas, and related markets as well as the overall economic environment. Today, he focuses on oil and gas market outlook, energy geopolitics, energy security, and the impact of disruptive technologies on the supply and demand of energy. He is also a contributing editor for one of the industry’s premier publications, World Oil, and the moderator of the industry’s oldest virtual forum, Oil, Gas & Energy Law. In addition, Dr. Alhajji is a highly respected academic, who has taught courses in economics, energy economics and policy, and energy geopolitics.

Professional Experience

Academic History


  • Dr. Alhajji has a remarkable ability in forecasting, with mastery of statistical analysis and presentation of small and large data sets. 

  • He advises governments, companies, financial institutions, and investors on various energy market issues.

  • He focuses on the impact of disruptive technologies on the supply and demand of energy

  • He also serves on the board of several energy-related publications. 

  • He received many awards including the Teaching Excellence Award and the Outstanding Mentor Award.


  • At NGP, Dr. Alhajji was responsible for the short-term and long term outlooks for oil, natural gas, NGLs, and LNG markets.

  • He built proprietary forecasting models for supply, demand, storage and prices, and built and managed large data bases.

  • He assisted the deal team and portfolio companies in their investment and hedging decisions.

  • He also produced numerous proprietary reports involving specific issues in the energy industry.


  • He has addressed numerous companies, institutions, and national and international organizations, institutions and conferences.

  • His articles have appeared in numerous countries in more than 10 languages, and his work is cited in over 60 books.

  • He has appeared as a guest on Real Vision.