Mr. Birn is based in Calgary and is responsible for GHG emission estimation and coordination at S&P Global. He is responsible for a small team of GHG experts responsible for coordinating and supporting efforts to improve GHG estimation capability across the Energy & Natural Resources businesses (upstream, downstream, midstream etc.). Mr. Birn is also an established thought leader on the Canadian oil market and serves as the Chief Analyst for the Canadian Oil Market with S&P Global. Mr. Birn is currently a member of Government of Alberta ESG working group, a fellow at the Canadian Global Affair Institute. Mr. Birn holds an undergraduate degree in business and a graduate degree in economics from the University of Alberta.