Paul Michael Wihbey

Paul Michael Wihbey is president and founder of GWEST LLC. (Global Water and Energy Strategy Team), a Washington-based consulting firm specializing in the geopolitics of strategic resources such as oil, gas and water. Since the establishment of GWEST in late 2002, Mr. Wihbey has provided in-person briefings on energy and energy-related issues to the heads of state of Nigeria, Ecuador, Congo/Brazzaville and Sao Tome & Principe. He has also briefed senior Congressional and Administration policy advisors and officials at the Dept. of State, Commerce, Defense and Energy. Mr. Wihbey has written numerous articles and studies and has testified to the US Congress (House Africa Subcommittee, March 2000).