Global Resources Communications



Marrying business and policy with communications


comminicationA new business group is offering high-level customized services to act as a trusted advisor to individuals, governments, companies, financial institutions and international organizations in strategic communications and lobbying primarily across the energy, commodities and natural resources sectors.

It also connects people and businesss cross the value and policy chain through discreet engagements in a result-oriented fashion.

Global Resources Communications (GRC) is a division of Global Resources Partners, the high-profile UK-based energy, natural resources and investment advisory group specializing in energy policy, finance and business growth initiatives in Europe, Turkey, the United States, Central Asia, Russia, the Middle East, Africa and China.

Drawing upon the wealth of experience, expertise, network and the reputation of GRP, GRC provides top-level strategic intelligence and market/investment advice on stakeholder engagement, government and institutional relations and trade negotiations, effective communication strategies, media and public relations, events management service, reputation and crisis management and corporate social responsibility.

GRC offers focused responses to immediate and/or volatile events and situations that will be of practical help in developing clients’ corporate and public profiles.

Clients aretypically private and public companies, governments, regulatory bodies, state agencies, financial institutions, ministries and connected individuals.


GRC is chaired by Mehmet Öğütçü and led by partners Richard Burt in Washington DC, Stephen Jones in Brussels, Sanford G. Henry in London, Selim Oktar in Istanbul, Arne Walther in Oslo,Victor Gao in Beijing, Konstantin Simonov in Moscow and Tatsuo Masuda in Tokyo.



Specifically, GRC offers in confidence the following services:

Stakeholder Engagement

Enabling relationships and partnerships with stakeholders, including industry associations, NGOs, academic institutions and think tanks.

Institutional Relations

Lobbying and advocacy with supranational institutions, national governments, civil society and regulatory authorities.

Public and Media Relations

15_06_05_PR_AND_MEDİAAn integrated and proactive public relations, press and social media management service providing timely and effective communications and including services such as editorial/promotional, speech writing, video production and sponsorship opportunities.

Reputation and Crisis Management

Assisting clients in institutional and personal capacities to maintain and enhance their reputations and targeted visibility by emphasizing positive values and messages and enabling clients to mitigate and recover from negative events, news and crisis situations.

Events Management

A dedicated service tailored to the client’s requirements and strategic aims, such as demonstrated in The Bosphorus Energy Club.

Corporate Social Responsibility and Social Engagement

Helping clients to present themselves as morally responsible global citizens with a commitment to sustainability, ethical business and transparency.

Inbox Insights

Subscribers will receive relevant predictive and analytical updates from our in-country experts on emerging trends and situations. These will be brief, top quality bytes summarizing current events.