Krutikhin Mikhail

Mikhail Krutikhin
Partner, RusEnergy

Mikhail Krutikhin has specialized in the analysis of oil and gas investments in the former USSR since 1993. He is a co-founder of the independent RusEnergy consulting agency in Moscow, and editor-in-chief of The Russian Energy weekly newsletter. Krutikhin graduated from the Moscow State University majoring in Iranian linguistics, and later obtained a PhD in modern history. His 20-year career in journalism included 13 years of reporting from such Middle Eastern hot spots as Iran, Lebanon, Syria and Egypt.