Unsal Al is the Head of European Power Business Development & Origination in Shell Trading.
Unsal holds a degree in Mechanical Engineering and an MBA from Rutgers Graduate School in US.
He started his career in investment banking in US and then moved to Europe & Asia to hold various M&A, business development and strategy roles in oil, gas and power.
He joined Shell Energy Europe & Environmental Products (SE-EE) in The Hague in 2009 and a year later moved to London where he held various commercial leadership roles contributing to the growth of SE-EE gas & power portfolio. Since August 2018, he is leading the European Power Origination and BD desk.
This session is a chance to discuss the future of power sales as companies move away from subsidised projects and reduce reliance on PPAs, towards trading energy. We will discuss how companies can navigate these waters as power prices fluctuate, what hedging mechanisms exist and how nimble and responsive you need to be to succeed.