Founder, Commodity Technology Advisory
“Mr. Reames possess a deep understanding of the energy and commodities markets, developed through hands-on experience and managerial oversight of energy and commodity operations, including exploration, production, gathering, plant and pipeline operations. Additionally, he has 5 years of energy commodity trading, transportation, and risk management experience with Hess Corp. (formally known as Amerada Hess), a Fortune 100 integrated energy marketing company.
Over the last fifteen years, he has been focused primarily on information technology serving energy and commodity trading, marketing, and risk management. Prior to founding Commodity Technology Advisory, he led the CommodityPoint division of UtiliPoint International, providing expert CTRM market analysis and advisory services to dozens of clients in North America, Europe and the Asia/Pacific region.
Prior to joining UtiliPoint International in 2005, he held senior executive positions with several technology companies (including TransEnergy Management, Altra Energy, and TradeWell Systems) servicing the energy and commodity markets.
An acknowledged expert in market analysis and advisory, he is a frequent speaker at industry conferences and events, has published numerous articles in industry publications and is an often quoted expert in news stories. He is the co-author (with Dr Gary Vasey) of the books “Selecting and Implementing Energy Trading, Transaction and Risk Management Software – A Primer” and “Trends in Energy Trading, Transaction and Risk Management Software – Second Edition”.
Mr. Reames holds a B.S. in Business Administration – Finance from Oklahoma State University.”