Stratas Advisors Welcomes New Senior Director Upstream

HOUSTON, Oct. 9, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Stratas Advisors is pleased to welcome Stephen Beck as its new Senior Director in its Upstream practice. Beck's responsibilities include leading the North American Shale Team in developing production forecasts and economic analysis.

Stratas Advisors is a global consulting and advisory firm covering the full spectrum of the 
energy market - upstream, midstream and downstream - and related sectors, such as automotive, transportation, power, petrochemicals and heavy industries. Experienced Stratas analysts and consultants provide data, analysis and strategic insights to leading businesses, governments and institutions to identify, understand and monitor key drivers that shape future developments. This forward-looking perspective helps clients leverage opportunities, mitigate risks and implement strategies. Stratas Advisors, a Hart Energy company, is based in Houston, Texas and has offices in Brussels and Singapore. For information, visit

Based in the Houston office, Beck is involved in Stratas' short-term and long-term forecasting efforts, providing clients with actionable insights and analyses to enable strategic decision-making. 

"Stephen brings an impressive repertoire of skills and knowledge from his years of experience in the upstream sector," said John Paisie, Executive Vice President of Stratas Advisors. "Stephen will steer the way for a team of well-versed energy and financial analysts who offer research and consulting services relevant for operators, service providers, financial entities, and government agencies."

The addition of Stephen strengthens and expands Stratas' upstream capabilities and related research and consulting offerings.

Stephen brings 20 years of experience to his new position with a background in energy and financial services, including tenure with IHS Markit, Jefferies and Company, and Moody's Investor Service. He received a Bachelor of Science degree in finance with a minor in economics from Pennsylvania State University. He is also a veteran of the United States Marine Corps where he held the rank of Gunnery Sergeant.

About Stratas Advisors

Stratas Advisors, a Hart Energy company, is a leading global consulting and analytics provider for
upstream, midstream and downstream energy markets and related sectors, such as automotive;
transportation; power; petrochemicals and heavy industries. Stratas Advisors’ team of experts provides
data and strategic insights to companies seeking to understand key drivers shaping development. Stratas
Advisors’ consultants and analysts offer forward-looking perspectives to help energy decision makers
leverage opportunities, mitigate risk and implement strategies. Stratas Advisors is headquartered in
Houston with offices in Brussels and Singapore.