• Login or create an account
Connect with an expert
Oscar Abbink
Director, Upstream Solutions, S&P Global Commodity Insights
Oscar Abbink is director of Technology and Innovation for the Upstream Research Group at S&P Global Commodity Insights

Dr. Oscar is responsible for analysis of the strategic implications of new technologies in the energy sector and leads the Upstream Technology and Innovation service. He is widely respected for his knowledge and global experience with upstream oil and gas, energy industry monitoring and trends, and oil and gas digitalization. ​​​Dr. Oscar has more than 20 years' experience in the international energy sector. He has led many research and consulting projects advising organizations with their technology strategy, benchmarking, and implementation, and their digital transformation. Previously, Dr. Oscar was Industry Leader, Oil and Gas, Business Consulting, with a major system integrator, and Director Oil and Gas with a major research organization.

Dr. Oscar holds a M.Sc. and an industry-sponsored Ph.D. from Utrecht University, the Netherlands and is fluent in Dutch and English.​

Industry expertise
Oil & Gas Upstream
Oil & Gas Upstream
Clean Technology & Renewables
Upstream Costs & Technologies
Areas of interest
Carbon Capture, Utilization and Storage
Upstream Technology Benchmarking
Digital Transformation
Energy R&D Trends
Energy Technologies
Energy Transition
Exploration & Production (E&P) Strategy
Clean Technology Innovation
Greenhouse Gas (GHG) Emissions Management
Mature Field Technologies
Oil & Gas Resources
Unconventional Technology and Development
Upstream Cost Reduction
Upstream Decommissioning
Gas Renewable Integration
Regional focus
English, Dutch
Targeted insights delivered in a one hour, 1-on-1 call with an IHS Markit expert Oscar costs US$1000
Expert session times are currently not available.
You can book a 1-on-1 call with this expert through our Concierge team by clicking on the button below.