Li Li provides expertise in gas, liquefied natural gas (LNG), and shale gas economic modeling, North American LNG exports, LNG commercial strategy and arbitrage opportunities, contract review and negotiation, oil and petroleum products pricing, strategic planning, merger and acquisitions, and dispute resolution.

Ms. Li is a lead modeler for BRG for the North American gas and global LNG markets. She focuses on fundamental gas/LNG modeling and forecasting to support strategic business development, arbitration, investment decisions, and various transactions for LNG regasification and liquefaction terminals, pipelines, utilities, and commodities in Africa, Asia, Europe, the Middle East, North America, and Latin America.

Ms. Li is also an accomplished financial modeler and valuation expert with a variety of experience throughout the natural gas and LNG value chain, including LNG terminals and pipelines, and wind power generation. She has experience with expert/damage analysis for international energy litigation and arbitration matters.

She obtained her CFA designation in 2007 and is proficient in investment analysis, portfolio management, and financial regulation. She has strong quantitative analytical skills and broad knowledge in both the energy and financial industries.

Employment History

Charles River Associates
Senior associate, Energy & Environment
2010 – 2012

Sempra Energy
Senior gas analyst, Gas Strategy
2006 – 2010

Shenyin & Wanguo Securities, CO
Investment analyst
2000 – 2002

Professional Affiliations

CFA Institute

Areas of Expertise


University of Texas, Dallas
MS, Applied Economics, 2005

University of Leicester, UK
MS, Finance, 2003

Southeast University, China
BS, Banking and Finance, 2000