Justin Carlson

Justin Carlson

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Justin Carlson is the Co-Founder and Chief Strategy Officer of East Daley Capital, a firm that transforms data and information into market moving knowledge. In his role as CSO, Justin oversees the strategy for developing products and analysis that drive transparency in energy capital and commodity markets. He is also the Creator of Dirty Little Secrets, an industry game-changing annual report which breaks down companies by asset and provides market insights and due diligence across the entire energy market ecosystem. Prior to co-founding East Daley Capital, Justin spent over 15 years in data analysis, energy information, and consulting across the energy sector. He has a passion for strategy and deep expertise in oil and gas market supply and demand, and has spoken at numerous industry conferences including the Marcellus Utica Midstream Conference, LDC Forums, and DUG.

Professional Experience

Academic History

  • At EDC, Justin is focused on thinking through a market dynamic, asset analysis or company strategy.

  • At S&P Platts, he led the natural gas analytics team and was a senior member of the leadership team for BENTEK Energy.

  • During his time at BENTEK, he helped execute numerous transformational market studies and led the development of hundreds of customized analyses.

  • Justin also has expertise in asset acquisitions, strategic planning, development projects and other market events in the oil, gas, and natural gas liquids’ sectors.

  • He has been quoted in publications such as Barron’s Midstream Business, Natural Gas Intelligence, and the Wall Street Journal.

  • He has also authored articles on the energy financial markets for Forbes, Oil and Gas Journal, and Seeking Alpha.