Richard Forrest – Chairman of the Board

Richard Forrest

Richard Forrest serves as Chairman of the Board for the A.T. Kearney Energy Transition Institute and as board member of A.T. Kearney’s global board of directors. He has extensive international experience working with high-profile energy clients on transformational initiatives to address energy transition disruption, digitalization, innovation, challenging merger integrations and major cost optimization. In his role as global leader of A.T. Kearney’s Energy and Process Industry Practice he covers oil and gas, chemicals, utilities, mining and metals, and other process industries.

Richard is a passionate industry thought leader. He has authored numerous forward-looking articles and reports on the oil and gas and chemicals industries. He also led an oil and gas capex initiative with the World Economic Forum to define priority improvement options for the industry.

Prior to joining A.T. Kearney, Richard worked in the oil and gas sector designing and executing major capital projects across the world. Richard earned his MBA from Cranfield School of Management and his master’s in chemical engineering from University of Nottingham.

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