Rick Neitz

Richard Neitz is Vice President, Head of Natural Gas for Mitsui & Co. Energy Marketing and Services (USA), Inc. (MEMS). Richard oversees gas marketing & trading for Mitsui’s upstream assets in the Marcellus basin and offshore Gulf of Mexico; feed gas management for Cameron LNG in Louisiana and Fairway Methanol in Texas; as well as expanding Mitsui’s presence in 3rd Party trading throughout the US.
Richard has over 22 years of experience in the natural gas trading industry. Prior to joining Mitsui in 2018, Richard was Head of Natural Gas for Gazprom Marketing & Trading (USA); Managing Director of Natural Gas Trading for Sprague Resources; and Regional Manager - Northeast for Duke Energy Trading & Marketing.
Richard holds a BBA-Finance from the University of Houston - Downtown and MBA from the C. T. Bauer College of Business at the University of Houston.