Rory Townsend

Senior Research Analyst, Institutional Investor Service


  • Metals costs
  • Metals markets
  • Metals concentrates and intermediates

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With a deep understanding of economics and metals and mining markets, Rory delivers holistic perspectives on commodities to our clients through our Institutional Investor Service.

Based in New York, Rory is a senior research analyst for our Metals and Mining Institutional Investor Service. In his current role, Rory provides support and comprehensive cross-commodity research to our buyside clients.

Rory joined Wood Mackenzie in 2014 as a research associate for the zinc and lead mine cost team, where he was responsible for global analysis, before he transitioned to the Institutional Investor Service.

Prior to joining Wood Mackenzie, Rory specialised in economics, including in-house modelling and risk analysis.

B.Sc, Economics, University of Bath