Bill McAleb has joined PA Consulting Group’s (PA) energy and utilities team, where he will lead initiatives focused on the oil and gas sector. In his capacity at PA, Bill will counsel clients on operational excellence, financial optimization, structured project finance, merger and acquisition activities and business transformation.
Bill brings 37 years of deep oil and gas industry knowledge and expertise. He specializes in the provision of strategic, technical, economic, financial and managerial advisory services to clients operating at the nexus of hydrocarbon fuels, electric generation, hydrocarbon storage enterprises, petroleum midstream and pipelines.
Prior to joining PA, Bill most recently worked at Black & Veatch - Management Consulting, prior to that he was with RW Beck (now Leidos) and also Platts/Standard & Poors. Over the course of his career, he has held executive positions with management consulting firms, interim executive positions related to corporate restructurings, energy development and production companies, energy trading and marketing firms, as well as senior positions related to engineering, construction, design, drilling and operations associated with within the petroleum and hydrocarbon production, storage and utility entities.
Ron Norman, Global Head of Energy and Utilities at PA Consulting Group says: “Bill brings specialized industry knowledge and a new skill set to the team, and we are thrilled that he is here. He has a fundamental understanding of key markets, industry revenue drivers, regulatory and market direction insight that will give him the unique ability to deliver results for our clients.”
Bill says: “I am excited to join such a high-caliber team, and a firm that shares the same business values as I do. PA has a great name in the market – one that commands respect, has an international footprint and has a reputation of delivering quality service by quality people. I look forward to expanding on PA’s innovative vision.”
Current trends in energy reform are fundamentally changing the industry landscape and the role key leaders in the space play. PA is on the front line with our clients - working side-by-side to tackle their challenges and provide strategic insight that improves their business outcomes.
In the oil and gas sector, PA works with clients such as BP, Shell, Maersk Oil & Gas, WGS (Washington Gas Light), Enbridge, Puget Sound Energy, Exxon Mobil, Pemex, Statoil, to name a few. PA also works with investment banks, private equity and infrastructure investors that are active in the oil and gas sector.
PA delivers exceptional results for utilities, policy-makers, regulators, oil and gas companies, power producers and investors across North America, Mexico, Europe, Asia-Pacific and the Gulf – and is differentiated by deep industry knowledge and the practical experience we provide our clients to challenge conventional thinking.