• CERAWeek
  • March 18 - 22, 2024

Michael LaMotte

Guggenheim Securities

Senior Managing Director

Michael LaMotte is a Senior Managing Director in the Energy Investment Banking Group of Guggenheim Securities. He joined the firm in February of 2010 as a founding partner of the Equities business, where he served as Head of Energy & Environment Research and as a member of the Research Oversight Committee. Prior to joining Guggenheim, Mr. LaMotte was the Head of Americas Energy Research at JPMorgan Securities, Inc. where he was recognized repeatedly as a top analyst by Institutional Investor magazine and the Greenwich Survey. He has over 30 years of Energy finance experience. Mr. LaMotte serves on the Advisory Boards of the Maguire Energy Institute and the Mustang Fund at Southern Methodist University (SMU) in Dallas, and  received his B.A. in Economics from Vanderbilt University.

Sessions With Michael LaMotte

Tuesday, 7 March

  • 11:55am - 12:45pm (CST) / 07/mar/2023 05:55 pm - 07/mar/2023 06:45 pm

    Energy Markets: The growing role of government

    Acute stress in oil and gas markets and fear of social and political impacts are causing governments to intervene. Will the G7’s price cap on Russian oil and products avert a debilitating price spike for the world economy and deny Russia resources to sustain the war? How is Europe defusing the impact of gas shortages—to secure supply and ease social distress? Are governments incentivizing or confusing investments in sustainability? What are we learning about tradeoffs and risks? What will be the role of new public/private partnerships in driving future energy investment?