Maurice Berns has worked in the energy industry since 1993 and joined Boston Consulting Group in 2001. He is a core member of the firm’s Energy practice leadership and global leader for oil and gas.

Maurice has helped leading public and private sector companies in the oil, gas, power, and renewables sectors, with advice spanning the full energy value chain from the energy source through to the end consumer. He helps his clients identify solutions to some of the most pertinent strategic challenges. He is passionate about defining innovative solutions and leveraging opportunities that arise from energy transition, digital approaches, and value chain integration to create future shareholder value.

Maurice actively develops opportunities for networking and professional development within the industry, where he facilitates CEO and senior leadership dialogue and engages with media, universities, and external conferences to share his insights.

Before joining BCG, Maurice worked with an independent energy trader in Germany and spent several years with Wintershall in Argentina. While at Wintershall, Maurice worked in oil and gas marketing and later in business development, including planning and commercial implementation of LPG and pipeline projects.

AREAS OF EXPERTISE

  • Total shareholder value/return
  • Energy transition
  • Strategic transformation
  • Digital innovation
  • New ways of working
  • Energy value chain integration
  • Operations and efficiency
  • Energy trading and risk management

EDUCATION

  • MBA, finance, Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania
  • BA, magna cum laude, Duke University

HONORS AND AWARDS

  • Palmer Scholar, top 5% of class, Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania
Deep Expertise, Broad Experience