Austin Perea is a senior analyst for Wood Mackenzie Power & Renewables and is the lead analyst for the U.S. Solar Market Insight report series. Prior to joining Wood Mackenzie Power & Renewables, Austin worked at The Boston Consulting Group, where he supported the energy practice as a research associate. He graduated summa cum laude with a B.A. in economics and political science and a minor in Middle Eastern studies from the University of New Hampshire.