ZE PowerGroup Inc. ® (ZE) has reached a working partnership with The Oxford Princeton Programme, the world’s leading provider of education and training solutions to the energy, commodity and derivatives industries. The partnership will enable the Oxford Princeton Programme to use ZE’s Enterprise Data Management (EDM) software for market discovery and analysis in its educational activities.

Known to the industry as ZEMA SuiteT, the EDM solution provides Oxford Princeton Programme with a robust enterprise data management platform to prepare material for Programme courses, including Energy Derivatives Markets, Instruments and Hedging and Risk Management courses.

The courses will be taught by Dr. Carlos Blanco a recognized expert in energy markets with a rich 30 years of tenure in the industry. Dr. Blanco is working closely with the ZEMA consulting group to help automate and create the material to support the delivery of courses.

“Our courses are designed to introduce the current best practices and to provide our delegates with the proper tools – utilizing ZEMA will facilitate achieving our objectives, “states Dr. Carlos Branco.

“It is a natural partnership – given that The Oxford Princeton Programme is a key provider of education and really the world’s leader of education and training solutions to the energy, commodity and derivatives industry; the courses should be equipped with the top-notch EDM solution, ZEMA. ZE is always excited to be supporting academic initiatives and the development of the industry.” voiced Manal El-Ramly, ZE’s Director of Eastern Office. “We are looking forward to seeing how this relationship will continue to evolve as we help more students prepare for a career in the energy and commodities industry”.

As a company who actively supports early education, student internship, university coop programs and the hiring of new graduates, ZE will work hard to always contribute to the education of future practitioners.

About The Oxford Princeton Programme, Inc.

The Oxford Princeton Programme, Inc., with regional offices in Princeton, NJ, Oxford, UK and Singapore, is the world’s leading provider of education and training solutions to the energy, commodity and derivatives industries. In addition to PrincetonLive.com, which offers more than 25 energy and commodity web-based training modules, The Oxford Princeton Programme provides more than 70 instructor-led training courses. Designed for all levels of expertise, courses include views of oil, power, natural gas and a variety of other energy, commodity and derivatives topics.

About ZE

ZE is an experienced software and strategic consulting firm that combines energy industry expertise with advanced software development capability. The company possesses deep industry knowledge and comprehensive operational experience. ZE is the developer of the ZEMATM data management and analysis solution which collects data related to coal, power, gas, crude, financial, weather, emissions, hydrology and others and is used as a business process automation and integration tool for small and large scale organizations alike. ZEMA is created by experts to meet the specific challenges faced by energy industry participants.