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John V Mitchell

Associate Fellow, Energy, Environment and Resources

Contact: Email John V Mitchell
Telephone: +44 (0)1277 212 316


  • Energy economics
  • Oil industry
  • Energy Security
  • Human rights and corporate responsibility

Recent Publications


2007 Lifetime achievement award for research from King Abdullah at the opening of the 3rd OPEC Summit in Riyadh
2004-Present Associate Fellow, Energy, Environment and Development Programme, Chatham House
1994-2004 Chair, Steering Committee, Energy and Environment Programme, Chatham House
1990-93 Special Adviser to the Managing Directors, British Petroleum
1983-90 Co-ordinator for and Director of BP companies in North and South America
1976-83 Head of BP Policy Review Unit
1976-77 Industrial Fellow Commoner, Churchill College, Cambridge
1967-76 Supply and Planning departments BP
1956-66 Government of Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland
1950-55 University of Natal, South Africa

Broadcast Experience



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