Robin Burley is a internationally respected and experienced consultant who has been providing key expertise to a variety of clients in the international oil supply, trading and logistics sector since 1990. He frequently acts as an expert witness on trading practice and the pricing of crude oil, products, oil storage and freight. During his 35 years experience in the oil industry, in addition to day-to-day management and negotiation of oil supply, trading and transportation deals, he has been involved with a variety of oil logistics projects across the world.
He has previously worked for BP (Marine and Supply departments), Gulf Oil (Trading, Transportation, Refining and Marketing departments), and the UK Oil and Pipelines Agency at which time he was a member of the International Petroleum Exchange Oil Industry Committee involved with paper markets for oil trading. Robin has worked and lived in the USA, Europe and the Middle East.
Robin is a contributing author to the well-known reference publication “The Oil Trading Manual” and is the Course Director for several highly regarded, oil trading and other oil related training courses offered internationally. He is a member of the UK Energy Institute and a Member of the Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport.