Ricardo Monte Alto

Vice President of Metals and Mining Consulting, Americas


  • Central America
  • South America
  • North America
  • Metals costs
  • Metals markets
  • Coal markets

Get in touch with Ricardo

Tel +1 212 915 2330

With more than 15 years of experience as a top management consultant, Ricardo is a seasoned and trusted advisor to a range of clients.

In his current role, Ricardo is responsible for developing Wood Mackenzie's consulting practice in the Americas. He has directed over 100 metals and mining engagements on a range of topics for clients including lenders, top executives and government authorities in the metals and mining space.

Ricardo joined Wood Mackenzie in 2012, bringing more than 15 years of experience as a top management consultant and strategic planning advisor to his role. He has led multiple teams to deliver long-lasting performance improvements for clients around the globe.

Prior to joining Wood Mackenzie, Ricardo led the global steel operations practice of McKinsey & Company and managed the M&A department of CSN in Brazil.

M. Sc., Business Administration, WHU (Germany) and Instituto Coppead de Administracao (Brazil)
Bachelor of Industrial Engineering, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro