Dr. Joseph Stanislaw

Dr. Joseph A. Stanislaw is founder of the advisory firm The JAStanislaw Group, LLC, specializing in strategic thinking and investment in energy and technology, and Independent Senior Advisor to Deloitte Touche USA LLP's Energy Resources practice .He serves as a member of a number of advisory boards for energy, technology and investment companies. Stanislaw was one of three founders of Cambridge Energy Research Associates in 1983 and served as managing director for all non-U.S. activity until 1997, when he was named president and later chief executive officer.

Dr. Stanislaw is an adjunct professor in the Nicholas School of the Environment and Earth Sciences at Duke University, where he is a Member of the Board of Advisors for the Nicholas Institute for Environmental Policy Solutions. He was a Research Fellow of Clare Hall and lecturer in Economics at Cambridge University, where he was also a member of the Energy Research Group in the University's Cavendish Laboratory. At the University of Cambridge, he co-authored The Economics of Energy: Growth, Resources and Policies. He was a senior economist at the Organization of Economic Cooperation and Development's International Energy Agency in Paris. Stanislaw is a co-author, with Daniel Yergin, of The Commanding Heights: The Battle for the World Economy. Now in the second edition, the book has been translated into 13 languages and made into a 6-hour documentary on PBS. He is also the author or co-author of numerous reports and published papers on the future of the world economy, geopolitics and energy.

Dr. Stanislaw received a B.A. cum laude, from Harvard College, a Ph.D. in Economics from the University of Edinburgh, and was awarded an M.A. from the University of Cambridge when he was elected a Research Fellow of Clare Hall. He is one of several people to have been awarded an Honorary Doctorate and Professorship from the Gubkin Russian State University of Oil and Gas. ​​