The leading advisor for the energy, refining and chemical industries

Our clientele ranges from major oil and chemical companies, governments, investors, and financial institutions to regulators, development agencies and law firms. 

Staffed by over 150 industry specialists, we understand the challenges facing senior management in these complex and dynamic global markets. Our consultants blend strategic consulting, operational and technical expertise with deep energy, refining, and chemical sector knowledge. Many of our consultants have also spent several years in their fields working for energy, refining, and chemical producers, and thus have first-hand experience with the challenges companies are facing. We work closely with our clients to address real issues and identify opportunities that deliver value to their businesses. Nexant has offices in the major energy, refining, and chemical producing regions of the world. Our international presence allows us to provide insight through our consultants’ local market knowledge and our vast network of sector specialists. Since its founding, we have completed thousands of client assignments in more than 100 countries.

Our purpose is to deliver subject matter expertise that gives a clear perspective and provides visionary thinking which allows our customers to be insightful and act ahead of the competition. We are a diverse team of people united through the principles of providing breadth and depth to our engagements, which ensures all solutions are relevant and implementable. We are responsive, agile and flexible in the way we address all of our client’s needs; our intention is to be helpful in all things, proactively thinking of ways to ensure our customers are enabled.

Customers are assured by the objectivity of our thinking because of our independence and integrity, making better decisions as a result.

In addition to private client engagements, Nexant has on-going interaction with the industry through the NexantThinkingsubscription programs and online product portal. NexantThinking, formerly known as ChemSystems®, delivers off-the-shelf reports, databases, and planning tools by combining our business expertise with a deep, broad understanding of markets, technologies and economics. These multi-client offerings support decision making by providing consistent, in-depth data, analysis and forecasts in a ready-to-use format for a core range of important products that include natural gas, refined products, basic chemicals, intermediates, polymers and plastics, C1 chemicals, fertilizers, specialties, and bio-renewable chemicals and fuels.