Global Research Scholar, Center on Global Energy Policy, School of International and Public Affairs, Columbia University
Anne-Sophie Corbeau is a global research scholar at the Center on Global Energy Policy at Columbia University’s School of International and Public Affairs. Her research focuses on hydrogen and natural gas. Corbeau has over 20 years of experience in the energy industry and is a recognized expert on natural gas. She is the author of many publications focusing on gas, liquefied natural gas markets, Asia, China, India, and Africa, including the book LNG Markets in Transition: The Great Reconfiguration, (Oxford, 2016). She is also a member of the Gastech governing body. Prior to joining the Center on Global Energy Policy, Corbeau was a senior leader and head of gas analysis at BP, where she was responsible for advising the leadership team on gas market developments and long-term pricing assumptions. As part of the Economic and Energy Insights team, she was leading the Energy Outlook’s analysis on gas, industry, nuclear, and hydrogen. She also served as a member of BP France’s Comex (board). Before joining BP, she was a research fellow at the King Abdullah Petroleum Studies and Research Center in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia where she set up and expanded the natural gas program. She also worked for the International Energy Agency, where she was responsible for managing the research on global gas markets, and for IHS CERA. She began her career as an engineer working on fuel cells and hydrogen at Peugeot and Debis Systemhaus. Corbeau holds an MSc from the Ecole Centrale Paris and an MSc from the University of Stuttgart.