KUHF Conversations: John Hofmeister

Iran's threat to close the Strait of Hormuz is raising fresh concerns about U.S. energy security, as well as U.S. energy policy in general. John Hofmeister has spent his career dealing with both. The former Shell Oil president now heads the non-profit public policy group Citizens for Affordable Energy.


John Hofmeister is the founder and CEO of Citizens for Affordable Energy. He served as president of Shell Oil Company from 2005 to 2008.

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Andrew Schneider

Business Reporter

Andrew Schneider joined KUHF in January 2011, after more than a decade as a print reporter for The Kiplinger Letter...