Faig joined T&E in April 2016 after several years in the energy industry where he worked as a policy and regulatory adviser on the EU natural gas market as well as EU climate and energy policy in general.
Originally from Azerbaijan, Faig speaks English, Russian, Turkish and French in addition to his mother tongue Azeri. He holds an MA and PhD in political science and international relations from the University of Sheffield and has authored several peer-reviewed and opinion articles on EU natural gas policy. He is part of the aviation and shipping team at T&E. Faig loves reading science, going to the gym, drinking Belgian ale and walking his dog Obi.