Luis Barallat is head of practice areas in Western Europe, South America, and Africa (WESA) for Boston Consulting Group. He is a member of the BCG WESA Management Team and worldwide leader of the natural gas and LNG topic. 

Since joining BCG in 2000, Luis has developed deep expertise across the oil and gas value chain, leading more than 100 projects with top oil and gas companies on a wide array of topics including organization and processes, marketing and trading strategy, and regulatory strategy.


  • Oil and gas strategy
  • Energy marketing, trading, and regulatory strategy
  • Internationalization and growth in oil and gas
  • M&A in oil and gas
  • Integrated gas and LNG project development
  • Large scale transformation
  • Negotiation and price review processes of large energy contracts
  • Organization and processes in oil and gas
  • Digital – Oil&Gas


  • MSc, Aeronautical Engineering, UPM Madrid
Deep Expertise, Broad Experience