Mr. Phillip Cornell

Global Practice Lead for Energy & Sustainability

Economist Impact

Phillip Cornell is the Global Practice Lead for Energy & Sustainability at Economist Impact. He is also a senior fellow at the Atlantic Council Global Energy Center, specializing in energy economics, foreign policy, and global energy markets. He chairs the Clean Energy Ministerial initiative on energy interconnection, and advises the World Bank and other institutions.

Prior to joining The Economist Group, Phillip held senior advisory and management positions at Saudi Aramco, the International Energy Agency, and NATO. He held research positions at the Naval Postgraduate School (Monterey), the Royal United Services Institute (London), and the Center for International Security and Cooperation (Stanford).

Phillip holds Masters degrees with distinction in International Economics (energy) from the Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies, and received his BA cum laude in International Relations from Stanford University.