S&P Global Commodity Insights
Mr. Atkinson is a senior consultant within the Oil Markets, Midstream, Downstream and Chemicals (OMDC) consulting team, specialising in shipping analytics, vessel technologies, marine fuel and maritime consulting.
Prior to joining the OMDC team, Mr. Atkinson spent 13 years in the IHS Markit Maritime & Trade department, leading several teams in the data and analytics, before moving to maritime consulting, where he led projects on port development, future ship size forecasts and vessel equipment insight.
He brings considerable experience in vessel movement data analysis, tanker vetting, fleet forecasting, port development due diligence and marine fuel forecasting,
He has worked with IHS Maritime & Trade, formerly Lloyd’s Register – Fairplay since 2005, bringing extensive knowledge of the shipping industry through personal interest pursuits.