Valentina Dedi

Lead Economist, KBR

Valentina acts as Vice President of AccessWIE. She is a Lead Economist at KBR, serving within the company’s Consulting division, which focuses on the areas of oil refining, petrochemicals, natural gas, LNG, renewables, hydrogen, ammonia and CCS. She is also involved with academic institutions, teaching at the University of Surrey and Bayes Business School in the UK and University of Ioannina in Greece.

Prior to KBR, Valentina worked as an Economist at Crystol Energy, where she was involved in the company’s various services and offerings, including providing research support for projects in the global energy industry, as well as organising and delivering training courses to government officials and private sector. She also served within the economics team of KBC Process Technology, where she held various positions focusing on oil market analysis and consulting.

Valentina acts as Vice President of the “Greek Energy Forum”, an international non-for-profit organisation, leading projects to catalyse the oil and gas industry’s growth in the East Mediterranean region.

Valentina holds a PhD in Economics and an MSc in Energy Economics from the University of Surrey, UK.