8-10 September 2020

Singapore EXPO, Singapore

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Birger Balteskard

Head of Global LNG Marketing and Trading
ConocoPhillips
“Birger Balteskard is the manager for Global Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) Marketing and London Commercial Office for ConocoPhillips. Balteskard joined the company in 1986 and started his career in upstream with engineering, offshore operations and commercial assignments in Stavanger, Norway. In 1997, Balteskard moved to work for Phillips Petroleum U.K. limited in London, where he was named commercial manager for Phillips’ upstream operations in the United Kingdom. In 2001, he moved to Bartlesville to work in the newly formed World Wide Gas division as joint venture manager. Following the merger, Balteskard relocated to Houston, Texas, where he headed up the Atlantic Basin LNG marketing group. In 2006, Balteskard was named manager for European Commercial Development in London, responsible for natural gas sales in Europe, development of a European LNG trading desk, commercial business development and management of the European carbon portfolio for ConocoPhillips. In 2016, Balteskard assumed the combined role of global head of LNG marketing for ConocoPhillips and manager of the London Commercial Office. Balteskard earned his Bachelor of Science degree in natural gas engineering from Salford University, Manchester in the United Kingdom in 1986.”