Neil Atkinson

Head, Oil Industry and Markets Division, International Energy Agency


Neil joined the International Energy (IEA) in January 2016, as Head of the Oil Industry and Markets Division. His main responsibility is to edit the IEA’s flagship monthly Oil Market Report and the Medium Term Oil Market Report.  He is also responsible for liaising with the IEA’s member governments on oil market issues and representing the Agency’s oil market views to the wider energy community.

Prior to joining the IEA, Mr. Atkinson worked in a variety of oil market analysis roles for more than thirty years.