Philip Andrews-Speed is a Principal Fellow at the Energy Studies Institute of the National University of Singapore. He has 35 years in the field of energy and resources, starting his career as a mineral and oil exploration geologist before moving into the field of energy and resource governance. Until 2010 he was Professor of Energy Policy at the University of Dundee and Director of the Centre of Energy, Petroleum and Mineral Law and Policy. During the academic year 2011/12 he was a Fellow of the Transatlantic Academy at the German Marshall Fund of the United Sates in Washington DC.
His current research focuses on the low-carbon transition in China, on the governance of energy in Asia, on energy market integration in ASEAN, and on the constraints to unconventional gas production around the world.