Based on our practical experience of working with governments and industry since the 1970s we provide expert advice to companies, regulators, exchanges, financial institutions and law firms requiring support in trading activities and market-based situations including; physical and paper trading, hedging, financing, logistics and valuation.
Consilience has provided expert support in almost forty cases and arbitrations worldwide, from the Far East to South America, from North America to Europe, the Med and Africa. The Consilience Energy Advisory Group has the ability to support external legal advisors or in-house legal teams of companies who find themselves involved in trading and related litigation. The CEO, Liz Bossley, is a certified member of the Expert Witness Institute.
Articles, Books & Studies
Consilience has had published more than 200 articles, books and studies on cutting edge issues relevant to oil trading, shipping and valuation. The CEO, Liz Bossley, is a member of the editorial board of the Journal of World Energy Law and Business, the journal of the Association of International Petroleum Negotiators.
Education & Training
Consilience delivers bespoke training courses of 1-5 days duration on the subjects of crude oil and refined products physical and derivatives trading, hedging, financing, valuation and logistics. The CEO, Liz Bossley, delivers lectures annually to the Masters in Trading programme of the University of Geneva and has also appeared as a guest lecturer for Professor Alex Kemp at the University of Aberdeen, for the University of Calgary at Balliol and for Thomson Reuters in Geneva.. She has delivered lectures and courses in Aksai, Minsk, Malta, Seoul, Tokyo, Osaka, Perth, Sydney, Melbourne, Adelaide, Bali, Malta, the Isle of Lewis, Kuala Lumpur, Riyadh, Houston and San Antonio.