David Linden

Director, Power & Renewables Consulting, EMEARC


  • Africa
  • Europe
  • Russia and the Caspian
  • Middle East
  • Power and renewables

With deep domain expertise in the global energy sector, David is skilled at helping clients understand the market fundamentals driving their strategic decisions.

David is a director in Wood Mackenzie’s power & renewables consulting practice. He has over a decade of experience of working closely with governments, NOCs, IOCs, utilities, IPPs, energy-intensive industries and financial clients across the energy value chain.

David joined Wood Mackenzie in 2011 as a consultant in the gas and power team. During his time at Wood Mackenzie, he has focused on Europe and the MENA region. David is now helping clients understand the impact today's energy transition will have on their business.  

Prior to joining Wood Mackenzie, David worked at Mott MacDonald, where he was a senior consultant charged with managing global oil and gas asset due diligence projects for investment funds. He also worked at BP as a Regulatory Advisor for the European Gas Trading & LNG division, and at Corus (now Tata Steel) as a Commercial Advisor in the international supply and trading division.

BSc, International Management and German, University of Bath