Efosa Obasohan

Senior Consultant, Metals and Mining Consulting


  • Africa
  • Europe
  • Middle East
  • Metals costs
  • Metals markets

Efosa has over five years of research and consulting experience within the natural resources sector, focusing particularly on the metals and mining sector in Africa, Europe and the Middle East.

Since joining Wood Mackenzie in 2018, Efosa has project-managed and supported a number of strategy, commercial advisory and market-based consulting projects across the metals and mining spectrum, including coal, iron ore, copper, tin, lead and zinc. Efosa has also been involved in government-initiated projects, assessing the role of metals and mining within the economy.

Prior to joining Wood Mackenzie, Efosa worked at S&P Global Market Intelligence, where he was responsible for developing the company’s zinc market analysis reporting products and databases. He began his career as an analyst and consultant at CRU.


Efosa holds a Bachelor of Engineering and a Tata Steel sponsored PhD in Materials Science & Engineering, both from The University of Sheffield.