Andrei V. Belyi (Andrey Belyy) is an Associate Professor at the University of Eastern Finland, a project researcher at the Centre for Climate Change, Energy and Environmental Law. Prior to 2015, he co-directed two Jean Monnet modules on energy and environment at the University of Tartu, Estonia. He also used to work at the Higher School of Economics in Moscow (Russia), where he co-directed Energy Policy Master Programmes from 2007 to 2012. In addition, he has been a Honorary Lecturer at the Centre for Energy, Petroleum, Mineral Law and Policy (Dundee, UK), provided short term lectures and workshops at the Global Energy Programme of the Warwick Business School (UK), at the Centre for Energy and Resources at the University College London in Adelaide, Australia, as well as at the University of Aberdeen. In addition to that, Andrei V Belyi is a Member of Brussels Energy Club and is part of the Editorial board of the Journal for World Energy Law and Business (Oxford University Press). With 16 years of consultancy services, he provides advice for the EU institutions, Russian governmental agencies, companies and private firms.
Andrei V. Belyi has participated in various research projects related to hydrocarbon markets and policies including the EU-funded Framework Programme 7 (Policies in Natural Resources, Polinares, www.polinares.eu) and a study for the Academy of Finland on behalf of the UEF.