Research

Alan Gelder

VP Refining, Chemicals & Oil Markets

Expertise

  • Europe
  • Petrochemicals
  • Downstream oil refining

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Alan Gelder, Vice President Refining, Chemicals and Oil markets

Alan is Global Practice Lead for our refining and marketing research and team leader for the EMEARC Refining and Chemicals Team, responsible for our outlooks and perspectives on this global sector.

Alan joined the business as part of our Downstream Consulting Team in 2005 and later went on to lead the division. He has managed consulting assignments all over the world, focusing on major transactions (projects and M&A) and their alignment with key success factors for industry players and third parties. He then transitioned into research upon his return to London from Houston in 2011.

Prior to joining Wood Mackenzie, Alan spent 10 years as an industry consultant after working for ExxonMobil in a variety of project planning and technical process design roles.

Education

MSc, Chemical Engineering, Imperial College, London
MBA, Henley Management College