Is a policy expert, oil and gas, at Sobieski Insitute. Mr. Pytel is graduated in theoretical computer science. He has been working in oil and gas exploration and production industry since 1990, having started with Shell Exploration and Production and continued with PGS Exploration. Since 2000 Mr. Pytel is an independent consultant. Grzegorz Pytel advised private companies, governments and non-governmental organisations. He is a member of Advisory Panels of The European Resource Centre for Shale Gas, Tight Gas and Coalbed Methane and Energy China Forum. Mr. Pytel is an author of numerous articles and is a frequent speaker at international conferences.