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George Baker

Baker & Associates offers niche-market business and policy intelligence related to Mexico's oil and gas, power and chemical industries. Over 1,000 reports have been issued in the last 20 years. Subject matter expert and publisher George Baker, who directs the firm, has carried out consulting assignments starting in the late 1970s at the height of the Oil Boom in Mexico. He brings bilingual and bicultural skill-sets to understanding and responding to challenges of business and public policy, coupled with a deep familiarity with the history and idiosyncrasies of the Mexican operating environment.

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OTC 2019: How oil industry sees Mexico’s minerals regimen

OTC 2019: How oil industry sees Mexico’s minerals regimen HOUSTON, May 22, 2018 — This report is a third in a series of reports that draw on panels and events at Offshore Technology Conference (OTC) 2018. Owning to Mexico’s “Law of Silence,” there were no government speakers on the panels. Oil company panelists on “One Continue Reading

Ultramar Oil & Gas, S.A. de C.V. (aka Pemex 2.0)

Mexico’s 2nd National Oil Company for Frontier Plays HOUSTON, MAY 3-4, 2018 — Download George Baker’s slides from a May 4th panel on the “Privatization of Pemex.” G Baker – Ultramar Oil & Gas, S.A. de C.V. presentation.

An interview with Juan Carlos Zepeda

What should CNH tell the next Government? Interview with Juan Carlos Zepeda Mexico Energy Intelligence (MEI) No. 867 – An interview held with President-Commissioner Juan Carlos Zepeda on February 6, 2017. The topics cover items flagged in our earlier report that was issued on January 10 in which we imagined his responses to questions about Continue Reading

Oil Agenda for Mexico for 2040

Oil Agenda for Mexico for 2040 Vision of AMEXHI, an Upstream Trade Association Our new report provides an analysis and critique of the 174-page document prepared by AMEXHI, the association of oil companies in Mexico. Making use of the forecasts of the International Energy Agency in Paris, the document evaluates the impact on the Mexican Continue Reading

Outlook for the Energy Reform

Outlook for the Energy Reform MEI 868 (FEBRUARY 19) — Rice University’s Baker Institute hosted a panel discussion on the outlook of Mexico’s energy reform under the scenario in which a party of the Left, led by Andrés Manuel López Obrador, wins the presidency in the general elections that are scheduled for July 1, 2018. Continue Reading