Dr. Yahya Anouti is a Principal with Strategy& and a member of the firm’s Energy, chemicals, and utilities practice in the Middle East.
He specializes in resource-based economic development and energy-related sectoral strategies for governments, national oil companies, international oil companies, and utility companies.
In addition to his client work, Yahya has authored multiple studies with Strategy&, including Triggering change in the GCC through behavioral insights; Rethinking oil-field partnerships in Saudi Arabia; From technology adopters to innovators: How R&D can catalyze innovation in Middle East national oil companies; and Securing the future of natural gas in the GCC. He has also written a report with The World Bank entitled Local Content Policies in the Oil and Gas Sector.
Yahya is a Fulbright fellow who holds a Ph.D. in energy economics from the Colorado School of Mines, a master’s in energy and earth resources from the University of Texas at Austin, and a bachelor’s in mechanical engineering from the Lebanese American University in Lebanon.