Power & Gas

We understand the intricacies of deregulated and regulated power and natural gas markets and the complex commercial strategies, systems, controls, financial reporting and oversight needed for success. Thus, in North America, power generators, retail power and gas companies, and wholesale supply and trading companies all benefit from our in-depth industry expertise and the breadth of our consulting experience in addressing commodity risk management, organizational and policy design and operational execution.  On a global scale, existing and new LNG buyers and LNG suppliers seeking access to new markets and off takers benefit from both our deregulated and regulated natural gas and our LNG project development and commercial execution expertise.  This includes LNG-to-Power, onshore and floating single and multi-user LNG import terminals, and greenfield export project development. Opportune excels at helping clients in the power segment manage their commodity volatility and providing support for their transactions.

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Upstream

Technological innovation and global energy demand continue to drive upstream companies to explore great new depths in challenging geologic settings. With our knowledge of the commercial operations, financial transactions and the regulatory environment specific to the upstream sector, we help our clients deliver returns to their stakeholders. Our team of experienced oil and gas professionals is routinely engaged in providing financial and technological support, minerals land management, valuations, financial reporting and portfolio management.

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Commodities Trading & Logistics

Energy commodity trading is a sophisticated industry requiring deep risk management skills, effective capital management, and access to a wide range of storage, transport and processing assets.  Our professionals have deep experience in building and improving risk management policy, controls and oversight, as well as implementing or improving trading systems.  We also have the breadth to assist commodity traders in assessing and integrating acquisitions involving petrochemical, refining, pipeline and storage assets.  Opportune’s deep upstream,  midstream and downstream experience, along with our reserve engineering and chemical engineering groups, make us invaluable in evaluating opportunities and integrating acquisitions.

Downstream

Our clients engaged in the refining, processing, marketing, and distribution of hydrocarbons, have come to rely on Opportune’s energy expertise to achieve commercial success. Our knowledge and experience relating to the delivery of refined crude and gas products and petrochemicals to consumers allows us to assist our downstream clients in developing and deploying successful strategies that meet the dynamic financial, operational and tax challenges of the downstream business.

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Oilfield Services

From the inception of a well through final plugging and abandonment, we understand the importance of oilfield services to the overall energy supply chain. Our professionals have worked across the diverse spectrum of oilfield services. We know the demanding resource and competitive challenges that oilfield services encounter in the marketplace. We have experienced professionals that can advise oilfield services companies regarding operational efficiencies, complex financial reporting, mergers and acquisitions, valuations, tax planning and merger integrations.

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Midstream

The growth in domestic unconventional crude and natural gas development has created vast opportunities for the US midstream sector. Since our inception, we have been actively involved in midstream mergers and acquisitions, public transactions and Master Limited Partnerships. Our professionals assist midstream companies and their partners to attain growth and operational efficiencies by providing services for their finance, operations and technology functions.

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