Improving markets, regulation, and sector structure

For investors and asset owners,

we advocate market designs that will enable investor returns while serving the public interest. We help them comply with regulations set by competition authorities, protect themselves from market manipulation, and profit from sector transformation caused by disruptive technologies and regulatory changes

For international agencies and governments,

we design markets for vital public services, Design regulation to control monopoly power and to limit negative externalities , and transform sector performance through appropriate policies and sector designs.

Sectors

Freight Forecast Due Diligence for Inland Multimodal Terminal, Australia

Freight Forecast Due Diligence for Inland Multimodal Terminal, Australia

Castalia performed due diligence on the proposed intermodal freight terminal at Moorebank in Sydney. To support the investment required, project developers needed independently verified freight projections ... Read more
New Zealand’s Three-Water Infrastructure Stocktake

New Zealand’s Three-Water Infrastructure Stocktake

Castalia carried out a stocktake of New Zealand’s stormwater infrastructure and wrote an issues paper that described the complexity of stormwater management across the country. New Zealand’s local government lacked an updated stocktake of their stormwater infrastructure which impeded their ... Read more
Review of the Electricity Pricing Commissioner’s Power, Australia

Review of the Electricity Pricing Commissioner’s Power, Australia

Castalia provided an independent opinion to the New South Wales Government and Parliament on the adequacy of the powers of the new Electricity Price Commissioner. The Government promised that a planned electricity privatization would not increase electricity prices, but there ... Read more
Natural Gas Development: Open Access and On-Shore Uses, Papua New Guinea

Natural Gas Development: Open Access and On-Shore Uses, Papua New Guinea

Castalia developed policies requiring firms exporting natural gas from Papua New Guinea to also supply on-shore customers, and to allow other firms to access their pipelines. While PNG’s natural gas export business was flourishing, local customers could not access gas, ... Read more
Suriname Electricity Sector Plan

Suriname Electricity Sector Plan

Castalia developed an Electricity Sector Plan for Suriname which set out the financial, technical, institutional and governance steps to connect unelectrified households. More than 50,000 people lacked electricity service in Suriname, despite the country having more than $880 million in ... Read more
Economic Advice to Bidder on $3.25 billion Generation and Retail Privatization

Economic Advice to Bidder on $3.25 billion Generation and Retail Privatization

Castalia helped Australia’s Origin Energy gain approval to bid for electricity retail and generation assets being privatized by the State of New South Wales. Origin already owned other power assets, so it had to show that acquiring more would not ... Read more
Competition Effects of Physiotherapy Contracts, New Zealand

Competition Effects of Physiotherapy Contracts, New Zealand

Castalia gave expert evidence that a new contracting model to pay physiotherapists did not breach competition law. Physiotherapists had claimed that the new contracts, which prevented them from charging patients additional out-of-pocket fees, limited competition and amounted to price-fixing ... Read more
Reforming Bermuda’s Electricity Sector Overhaul

Reforming Bermuda’s Electricity Sector Overhaul

Castalia led a comprehensive advisory that reformed Bermuda’s electricity sector, created a new Electricity Sector Policy and the New Electricity Act, a Fuels Policy, and allowed completing its first Integrated Resource Plan and procuring the first large-scale solar PV project ... Read more

Our experts in improving markets, regulation, and sector structure

Alex Sundakov

Alex Sundakov

Executive Director
Andreas Heuser

Andreas Heuser

Director
Andrew Swanson

Andrew Swanson

Senior Analyst
David Ehrhardt

David Ehrhardt

Chief Executive
Dylan James

Dylan James

Director
Emma Ihaia

Emma Ihaia

Director
Stéphanie Tatunchak

Stéphanie Tatunchak

Senior Analyst

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New Zealand

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New Zealand

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France

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WASHINGTON, DC
+1 (202) 466-6790
1747 Pennsylvania Avenue NW, Suite 1200
United States of America

SYDNEY
+61 (2) 9231 6862
Suite 19.01, Level 19, 227 Elizabeth Street
Australia

AUCKLAND
+64 (4) 913 2800
74D France Street, Newton South
New Zealand

WELLINGTON
+64 (4) 913 2800
Level 2, 88 The Terrace
New Zealand

PARIS
+33 (1) 73 44 26 97
6 Rue Duret
France

BOGOTÁ
+57 (1) 508 5794
Calle 81 #11-08, Piso 5, Oficina 5-127
Colombia

Thinking for a better world.

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