Paul Manley

Director, Metals and Mining Consulting


  • Asia
  • Oceania
  • Metals costs
  • Metals markets
  • Metals concentrates and intermediates

Get in touch with Paul

Tel +61 2 8224 8856

Paul is a trained geologist and offers more than 20 years’ knowledge of metals and mining consultancy in Asia Pacific the Americas and Africa. His particular expertise lies in major infrastructure projects, capital raising studies, commercial due diligence and fuel procurement strategy.

Over the course of his career, Paul has led multi client studies on the Australian coal industry and metals and mining consulting projects globally. He is expert in providing due diligence support, IPOs, forecasting, supporting coal bed methane analysis, fuel procurement and supply-side market strategy. He has first hand expertise of the development of the seaborne coal market in China and on metals and mining in Australia, Asia, the US, Africa and Europe. 

Prior to joining Wood Mackenzie, Paul worked at Barlow Jonker and for the New South Wales Department of Mineral Resources. He began his career as an exploration geologist in eastern Australia.


BSc Geology and Earth Science, University of Newcastle