Anders Porsborg-Smith is Boston Consulting Group’s global lead for commodity trading and risk management, and a core member of the Energy practice. He focuses on strategic topics linked to the commercial practices of commodity industries, including strategic reviews, strategy development, operating model enhancements, hedging principles, portfolio management and review, mergers and acquisitions, and post-merger integration. Anders is responsible for producing BCG Energy Market Insights.

In his recent client work, Anders has conducted the trading due diligence process for a large national oil company, developed and implemented the trading business model for an oil major, performed a sell-side due diligence for a specialist short-term power and gas trader, and defined the power and gas strategy for a major national oil company.

Prior to joining BCG, Mr. Porsborg-Smith was a senior trader with Mercuria Trading, a trader for Merrill Lynch Investment Banking, and Head of Capital Management at NEAS Energy (now Centrica Energy Trading).



  • MSc, economics, Aalborg University
  • BSc, economics, Aalborg University
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