Dr. Kostas Andriosopoulos is key lecturer of the Masterclass in Small Scale LNG. He is Professor and Director of the Executive Master in Energy Management and Executive Director of the Research Centre for Energy Management at ESCP Europe Business School. Kostas holds a PhD in Finance (Cass Business School, City University London), where he has been the recipient of the prestigious Alexander S. Onassis Public Benefit Foundation’s scholarship. He also holds an MBA and MSc in Finance (Northeastern University, Boston, USA), and a bachelor’s degree in Production Engineering and Management (Technical University of Crete, Greece).
Dr. Thierry Bros is a senior research fellow of The Oxford Institute for Energy Studies, a member of the EU-Russia Gas Advisory Council and an advisor for the World Energy Council - Global Gas Centre. He is also a senior energy expert at Energy Delta Institute and a visiting professor at SciencesPo Paris. Thierry Bros holds a Master of chemical engineering from ESPCI ParisTech and a PhD from Ecole Centrale Paris. Thierry is highly regarded by the energy community, notably accredited as the best European gas analyst for five years in a row (2013-2017).
Prof. Dr. Jacques Dam is part-time professor at the TU/e Energy Technology group for the development of LNG systems over the entire upstream and downstream LNG chain. Since 2015 he is part-time lector Sustainable LNG Technology at the Hanze University of Applied Sciences for the development of sustainable LNG technologies and initiating collaboration programs with the Hanze University and the TU/e. He graduated from the Technical University of Delft in Applied Physics. He obtained his PhD degree in 1989 for the discovery, development and deployment of an impregnated, superconducting whole body MRI system.
Sjaak Klap is Vice President Business Development at Spliethoff, a Netherlands based shipping company active in deep sea and short sea dry cargo transportation. Since the 1990’s he has been involved in worldwide industrial shipping and logistics. Sjaak is investigating all aspects of the future marine fuel mix with special attention for LNG. He studied marine engineering, logistics and business administration and lives in Vlissingen, the Netherlands.