O’neill, S.

Opportune LLP, Houston, Texas

Sean O’neill is a Director in Opportune’s process and technology practice in Houston, Texas. He has more than 25 yr of experience with creating, preserving and selling economic value added through the successful execution of organic growth initiatives, acquisitions and divestitures, and process improvement at commodities trading and manufacturing firms. Mr. O’Neill has a proven track record of integrating market and liquidity risk analysis with valuation uncertainty assessments to ensure accurate estimates of risk and valuations across complex energy commodity derivative positions in portfolios with gross market value of more than $2 B.

Risk: Navigating energy volatility: Understanding the principles of commodity risk management

The persistent volatility of energy prices is well known, and sustained price movements have fueled a boom-and-bust cycle in different energy sectors for decades.