JBC is an independent consultant focused on the global oil & gas industry. Since its establishment in 1994 we have been providing strategic advice to over 200 companies in Europe, the Americas, Asia, the Middle East and Southern Africa.

Our consulting team based in JBC Energy Asia, Singapore, is led by seasoned professionals who have highly specialised knowledge of trading, risk management and pricing in the oil and gas sector. Over the last 25 years we have worked hand-in-hand with our clients to develop trading strategies, manage risk, audit and benchmark policy and procedures, improve pricing mechanisms, integrate operational risk management, document policy and strategy and integrate and optimise assets. JBC’s seasoned consulting team also provides clients with hands-on training and mentoring in physical and derivative markets for crude oil and refined products. By combining traditional classroom-based learning with practical onsite mentoring, our consultants offer clients experience based knowledge and proven best practices in fully customised integrated solutions.

As a specialised consulting firm JBC offers clients greater flexibility, greater attention and far greater understanding of the challenges they face in this constantly changing field. Our company’s professionals offer the quality of a large consulting company with the dedication of a focused firm.

Our list of clients include the world’s largest oil companies including IOCs, NOCS, independent refiners, trading houses, banks and other financial institutions.

In addition to our consulting team in Singapore, JBC Energy in Vienna, Austria, is an internationally recognised global leader in oil and gas market research and analysis. The company provides research services and market outlooks to the world’s largest energy companies. The company’s proprietary supply, demand and price forecasting model, known as SuDeP™, is used by many industry leaders to develop mid to long term strategic plans and is regularly used in the strategic decision making process.

JBC Energy is also a publisher of oil and gas market reports and currently has a portfolio of 18 plus daily, weekly, monthly and bi-annual publications that are widely sought out across the global industry.


Johannes BenigniChairman JBC
Johannes Benigni is the chairman and founder of JBC and is currently based in Singapore. Johannes started his career in energy markets more than two decades ago. Originally working in commodity trading and the brokering of oil and natural resources, today he is specialized in consulting for major energy companies in the upstream, mid and downstream oil and gas industry. Further to this, JBC provides world leading expertise and analytical research as well as training for executives and senior management. JBC services more than 200 leading IOCs, NOCs, stock listed companies, top class financial institutions and international trading firms around the globe. Johannes’s expertise and managerial knowledge on strategy, integrated supply, trading and pricing can be vital to the success and enhanced profitably of any international oil and gas company, while his extensive international network with the industry brings instant connectivity to his clients. Johannes’s insights into energy markets are frequently quoted by business media & news agencies in the US, Asia, the Middle East and Europe.
Richard GorryManaging Director
Richard Gorry is the Managing Director of JBC Energy Asia Pte Ltd in Singapore. JBC has been providing consulting and advisory services to the world’s largest energy companies for almost 25 years. Richard began his career as an oil & gas market analyst with PVM Oil Associates (Vienna) first covering crude oil and later refined product markets. Richard then went on to become the Chief Editor of JBC Energy’s Research Division and was responsible for managing the company’s team of analysts and a portfolio of energy market reports covering the upstream, downstream and mid-stream oil and gas industry. Richard later took up a more client and market facing role as a Senior Consultant with JBC Energy before taking over JBC’s operations in Asia. Richard is an extremely experienced consultant and an expert in crude oil and refined product fundamentals, trading and pricing and is regularly working with clients across the globe on strategic energy projects. Richard is a speaker at oil and gas conference throughout Asia and his opinion on energy market developments is often sought by the media.


JBC provides services to more than 200 companies around the globe. Historically our clients were predominantly located in the upstream, midstream and downstream oil and gas industry. However, our advisory services are increasingly being sought by financial institutions, government agencies and non-governmental organisations.

Our Clients Include:

  • National Oil Companies
  • Integrated Oil & Gas Majors
  • Oil & Gas Trading Companies
  • Independent Refiners
  • Shipping & Storage Companies
  • Exploration & Production Companies
  • Investment Banks
  • Government Agencies
  • Non-Government Organisations
  • Educational Institutions