Gautam Sudhakar is a Senior Director, Global LNG, at IHS Markit. He specializes in the competitive strategy analysis of companies in the LNG industry and leads LNG supply and demand forecasting efforts. He has led the development of the IHS Markit LNG project economics practice and contributes to several quantitative modelling initiatives. Mr. Sudhakar’s regional expertise is on the gas and power markets of the Asia Pacific region with a focus on South and Southeast Asia. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree and a Certificate in International Business Diplomacy from Georgetown University and a Master of Arts degree from the Johns Hopkins University.