Dr. Moors is the Executive Chair of the Energy Capital Research Group. In addition to a range of energy market evaluation services, Baltimore-based ECRG incorporates a major initiative created by Dr. Moors and involving some of the world’s leading energy experts to oversee high-profile analyses and policy recommendations to governments and agencies worldwide.
Dr. Moors left his university positions – Professor in the Department of Political Science and the Graduate Center for Social and Public Policy at Duquesne University, where he was also Scholar in Residence at the Institute for Energy and the Environment – to head up this global effort.
An internationally recognized expert in oil and gas policy/finance and risk assessment, Dr. Moors is also president of Pittsburgh and Fort Lauderdale-based ASIDA, Inc., a global oil and gas consulting firm, and has served as executive managing partner of Risk Management Associates, International, LLP, an international management advisory and training service, and partner in Warsaw-based United Gas Services (UGS), a provider of technical, advisory and management services to the Polish and European shale gas industries.
He is the founder and editor of The Oil and Energy Investor, a twice-a-week advisory, the monthly Energy Advantage and weekly Energy Advantage Portfolio Update, as well as the investment alert services The Energy Inner Circle and Micro Energy Trader. These services encompass over 850,000 subscribers worldwide; all are published by Money Map Press.
Dr. Moors is Global Energy Strategist to Money Morning and was contributing editor to the two leading post-Soviet oil and gas publications – Thomson Reuters’ Russian Petroleum Investor and Caspian Investor – from 1998 through February of 2013. Dr. Moors has directed the Russian/Caspian Special Projects Initiative – an electronic network of over 900 energy specialists in Russia, Central Asia, Europe and North America designed to provide rapid response advisories on developments in the former USSR – and has provided specialized advisories to Wall Street analysts, along with investment, hedge fund, capital and asset managers worldwide.