Nelson Lee

Director of Crude Trading and Origination, Cheniere Energy

Nelson J. Lee is Director of Crude Trading and Origination at Cheniere Energy. Prior to starting the Oil Trading desk at Cheniere he was in charge of Eagle Ford and International Crude Trading at BHP Billiton. Mr. Lee’s was the architect of the Condensate Export Program and under his direction, BHP Billiton was the first company self-classify or export without a BIS Classification ruling. With almost 20 years of trading experience in Crude and Products trading, he is well versed in both physical and financial trading with expertise in Crude, Condensate, Gasoline and Distillates. His experience spans trading companies, refiners and global majors. Nelson graduated from the Johns Hopkins University with a degree in Economics.