William Severns
Senior Consultant for Bain & Co.
While at Bain, Bill worked with senior executive teams for a number of Fortune 500 firms; activities included acquisition identification and valuation, merger integration, and new strategy/business development. Specific projects included
  • Working with a private equity firm to develop a turn around strategy for a low return, roll-up play
  • Crafting an organization (reporting structure, skills, staffing levels, etc.) for a post-merged entity
  • Determining the market dynamics for a product in the building materials space, elements included market sizing, segmentation, competitive review (emerging and established), the business benefits and attributes of creating a "fighting brand", R&D strategy, and best location for factories (US or Mexico?)
  • Recommending changes to new product development/introduction processes for a large telecommunications firm
  • Characterizing and assessing post-deregulation options for a large Northeast Utility

E&P News and Information

Upstream Online



Oil and Gas News

Oil and Gas News

World Oil

OIl and Gas Journal

Oil and Gas Magazine

Hart E&P

International and National
Energy Agencies

International Energy Agency
Oil Market Report

Energy Information Agency- US

Department of Trade and
Industry -UK , Oil

Norwegian Petroleum

National Energy


Ministry of Industry and

E&P Project Information

Hydrocarbon Technology

Offshore Technology