Kelvin Sam is a Principal Researcher working within the IHS Market Survey System (MSS) team. He was part of ODS-Petrodata which was acquired by IHS in 2011. Kelvin is the main analyst for the FPSO and Floaters (semisubmersible, TLP and spar) segments. While mainly responsible for forecasting demand trends for the floating production segment, he has also completed consulting projects involving entry strategies and company analysis. Kelvin’s previous work experience includes two years in JPMorgan as an equities research analyst covering oilfield service contractors and one year as a category analyst in Shell covering the floating production systems market. Kelvin has a Bachelor of Business Management degree (Finance) from Singapore Management University and is a CFA charterholder.