Russell Dean Foreman

Russell Dean Foreman

Russell Dean Foreman
Chief Economist, Talisman Energy

As the Chief Economist for Talisman Energy, Dr. Foreman focuses on global economic & energy market assessments, competitive analysis and corporate strategy. He joined Talisman from ExxonMobil Corporation in June 2009, where he held roles as the senior economist in Corporate Planning and treasurer in the Americas for the ExxonMobil Production Company. He managed the central economics function and was instrumental in driving the corporation’s long-range economic and energy outlooks, which serve as the basis for strategic planning. Prior to ExxonMobil, Dr. Foreman was Director of Economics and Competitive Analysis for Verizon Corporation. He secured and directed substantial internal and external resources necessary to accomplish major business objectives in key litigation and regulatory proceedings. He has contributed to the past three major U.S. National Petroleum Council studies and published articles in several professional journals, including the Journal of Economics and Business, Journal of Regulatory Economics, Information Economics and Policy and Telecommunications Policy.


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