Save the Date for the 2014 Platts Top 250 Asia Awards Dinner
Join us at the ninth annual Platts Top 250 Asia Awards Dinner, October, 2014 in Singapore. The 2013 Platts Top 250 Global Energy Company Rankings were revealed October 29, 2013. The outstanding accomplishments from Asia and around the globe were recognized at the industry's elite event.
2013 KEYNOTE SPEAKER
Mr. Keisuke Sadamori, Director for Energy Markets and Security, International Energy Agency, Paris
Keisuke Sadamori became the IEA Director for Energy Markets and Security in 2012, leading an administrative structure that includes several core functions of the IEA, including monitoring global oil markets and responding to energy-supply disruptions.
Prior to joining the IEA, Mr. Sadamori, a Japanese national, held many senior positions at the Japanese Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI), including Deputy Director-General at the Minister’s Secretariat.
Mr. Sadamori served as the executive assistant to the Prime Minister in 2011, when the Great East Japan Earthquake and Tsunami hit Japan, causing the Fukushima Nuclear Plant accident. Before this, he worked on international energy affairs and was the representative of the Government of Japan in such fora as the IEA Governing Board in 2008 and 2009. He also served as the chief negotiator for trade and investment agreements with Asian countries in 2009 and 2010.
Mr. Sadamori received an LL.B. from University of Tokyo in 1983 and a Masters in Public Affairs from the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs at Princeton University in 1990.
For additional information about the event, contact Samuel Tang at +65 6530 6510 or at Top250@platts.com
This year's event was again held in partnership with Singapore International Energy Week (SIEW), the foremost platform for top policymakers, energy practitioners and commentators to discuss energy issues, strategies and solutions. SIEW brings together the world’s leading conferences, exhibitions, workshops and networking events from across the energy spectrum of oil & gas, clean and renewable energy, smart grids and energy trading - in one week, in one location. The SIEW ran from October 28 - November 1, 2013. More information on SIEW is available at: