Alan McIntosh, Quilter Cheviot, Debate Chair

Responsible for global equity strategy at Quilter Cheviot since merger, Alan was a founding partner and chief investment officer of Cheviot Asset Management. Previously he worked for Laing & Cruickshank and Credit Suisse following a 12-year career in institutional fund management. He has an honours degree in economics from Heriot-Watt University. He is a keen amateur astronomer and lover of 1970s progressive rock music.

Tom Nelson, Investec

Head of Commodities and Resources at Investec Asset Management, Tom has managed the Investec Global Energy Fund, the Guinness Global Energy Fund, the Guinness Thematic Equity Fund and the Guinness Energy Hedge Fund. Tom holds the UKSIP Level 3 Certificate in Investment Management and an MA in modern languages from the University of Oxford.

Tom's presentation is available here.

Robin Duggan, Riverstone Energy

Managing Director of Riverstone, Robin served for over 17 years with a number of subsidiaries and affiliates of BP plc. He founded Commodity Optimization Ventures Ltd., a business providing advice to clients in the private equity industry, before joining Riverstone in 2007. He currently serves on the boards of Cuadrilla, Enviva, Origo, Patagonia, Proserv Group, ReEnergy and Velocita. Robin holds a degree in Biochemistry from Oxford University and a Sloan Master’s of Science in Management from Stanford University.

Robin's presentation is available here.