Senior Fellow at the Institute of Statecraft, London, specializing in antitrust, trade and energy law and policy issues.
Alan Riley is a Senior Associate Fellow of Energy Strategy and Energy Security European Union at The Institute for Statecraft in London, and specializes in antitrust, trade and energy law and policy issues.
From 2007 to 2015, Mr. Riley held a chair in international commercial law at the City Law School, Grays Inn, part of City University, London. Prior to that, he held a number of academic appointments in London, Nottingham and Edinburgh.
Alan is also chair of the Competition Law Scholars Forum (clasf) and co-editor of the Competition Law Review. He holds a PhD from the Europa Institute, Edinburgh University and qualified in 1991 as an English solicitor.
He also specializes in energy law, particularly in relation to the market and strategic questions in relation to pipeline gas and LNG.
In the energy field, he is researching a number of questions concerning market liberalization, and market regulation in both the Russian and European Union gas markets.
He is author of “The Potemkin Dragon: China, A Danger to Itself and the World.”