About

Belmont Energy, LLC is a privately held brokerage firm specializing in both the Physical and Financial Energy Markets. We apply our depth of experience, market insight, and global network to give our clients an edge in today’s increasingly complex market environment.

Belmont Energy’s primary focus is on Pipeline barrels and Line space, as well as OTC swaps and futures blocks. We offer our Clients comprehensive Distillate market coverage which includes Colonial, Plantation, Explorer, and Magellan Pipelines.

Belmont Energy’s members have over thirty years of Industry experience in both the Trading and Brokering sides of the Market. We seek to share this vast base of knowledge with our Clients by assisting them quickly and efficiently assess market prices and fundamentals, so that they will make more informed Market decisions.


Our Team


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Phil Clifford - CEO

Philip began his career in the Oil Industry in 1989, where he spent five years on the floor of the Nymex working as an Account Executive and then as a Local Trader. He moved to Houston, Texas where he worked as a Clean Products Trader at Enron, and then later at Duke Energy Merchants before returning to the Northeast to Trade for Glencore Commodities in Stamford, CT. In 2004, Philip began Brokering Refined Products, Physical and Derivative Markets, as well as running a successful Energy Fundamental Consulting Firm named Breakwater Energy, LLC. Belmont Energy is the natural evolution of these past work experiences that will allow Philip to share his vast base of knowledge to assist his clients.


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Devin Dyson - Operations Analyst

Devin graduated from Ithaca College in May 2016 with a B.S. in Business Administration and concentration in International Business. Throughout his academic career, Devin was a member of the Men’s Intercollegiate Rowing Team, awarded Excellence in Engineering and Design by PLTW, served as a Research Assistant at Cornell University, and attended Hackathons at Cornell, Columbia, and Boston University where he worked with computer vision and blockchain technology. He will be working with Belmont Energy LLC as an Operations Analyst while studying for his Series 3.


Suzie Clifford
Executive Director
Accounting Operations

Suzanne is responsible for managing Belmont Energy's billing and accounting.
Her responsibilities include billing and tracking, as well as developing solutions to
accurately compile and maintain all of our Firm's financial records