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Arming you with objective analysis on assets, companies and markets

Put simply, our people build our research - gathering and assessing information from a variety of sources, including talking directly to industry operators on the ground around the world. 

They rigorously evaluate and verify the data at every stage, helping us to be independent and objective. This creates a robust core for our platforms, valuations, analysis and advice. More importantly, it ensures seamless integration with how you work.

Our people drive this approach. Passionate about the industry, our global team is made up of industry specialists whose knowledge and relationships make the research you receive stands apart. 

Always ready to talk, we are on hand to answer our customers' questions on any aspect of our work. 

Meet some of our experts

Anthony Damiano

Global Head, Power & Renewables Research

Anthony helps clients understand how the Energy Transition and power markets will impact their business.

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Alan Gelder, Vice President Refining, Chemicals and Oil markets

Alan Gelder

VP Refining, Chemicals & Oil Markets

Alan leads our global refining and oil marketing research; he manages our refining and chemicals outlook in EMEARC.

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Alex Munton

Principal Analyst, Americas LNG

Alex brings a global perspective to his role as principal analyst for Americas LNG research.

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Andrew Harwood

Research Director, Asia Pacific Upstream Oil & Gas

Andrew leads our upstream research coverage in Asia Pacific.

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Andrew Latham, Vice President, Global Exploration

Andrew Latham

Vice President, Global Exploration

With his extensive exploration expertise Andrew shapes portfolio development for international oil and gas companies.

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Andrew Utz

Product Director, Lower 48 Data Analytics

Andrew Utz is a Product Director of Lower 48 Data Analytics.

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Angus Rodger, Research Director, Asia Pacific

Angus Rodger

Research Director, Asia Pacific

Angus leads our benchmark analysis of global Pre-FID delays, and deep water developments.

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Ann-Louise Hittle

Vice President, Oils Research

Ann-Louise directs our Macro Oils Service and is a frequent contributor to numerous industry publications.

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Benjamin Shattuck

Principal Analyst, Americas Upstream Oil & Gas

Benjamin leads our US upstream analysis and specialises in the Lower 48.

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Bikal Pokharel

Research Director, Power and Renewables, APAC

Bikal leads the Power & Renewables market research for Asia Pacific at Wood Mackenzie.

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Caitlin Shaw

Research Director, Upstream Supply Chain

Caitlin Shaw is a research director of upstream supply chain.

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Chris Shepley, Head of Downstream consulting

Chris Shepley

Senior Vice President, Global Head of Commodity Analysis

Chris leads our consultancy team in refining, marketing and chemicals.

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Craig McMahon, SVP, Head of Americas Research

Craig McMahon

Senior Vice President, Head of Americas Research

Craig's remit is to grow the Wood Mackenzie brand in the US and Canada and support clients across the region.

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Daniel Toleman

Senior Research Analyst, Oceania Upstream

Daniel Toleman CPA produces in-depth analysis and market research on oil and gas markets in Oceania.

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David Brown

Senior Product Manager, Cross Commodity Research

David is based in Houston and manages our gas, power and coal markets teams; he leads the Energy Markets Service.

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Donald Perreira

Director, Petroleum Economics

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Douglas Thyne

Senior Research Manager, Global Oil Supply

Douglas manages our global oil supply research and forecasts.

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Ed Rawle, Chief Economist, Global Research

Ed Rawle

Chief Economist, Global Research

Ed leads our global crude oil analysis and oversees our global macroeconomic outlook.

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Eugene Kim

Research Director, Americas Gas

Eugene Kim is a Research Director on Wood Mackenzie’s Americas Gas Research team.

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Femi Oso, Research Director Middle East and Africa Upstream

Femi Oso

Research Director, Middle East & Africa Upstream

Femi leads a team of 30 analysts covering energy markets and corporate activity in Africa.

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Gavin Thompson

Vice Chairman, Energy – Asia Pacific

Gavin oversees our Asia Pacific research helping companies identify and build their international growth strategies.

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Giles Farrer, Research Director, Global gas and LNG supply

Giles Farrer

Research Director, Global Gas and LNG Supply

Giles is responsible for our LNG service, the global LNG markets tool together with our global gas market service.

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Graham Kellas, SVP Global fiscal research

Graham Kellas

Senior Vice President, Global Fiscal Research

Over 30 years, Graham has advised on taxation matters and supported complex fiscal negotiations.

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Harry Paton

Senior Research Analyst, Oil Supply

Harry is a member of four oil supply research team. His focus is developing oil price models and benchmarking assets.

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Helen McGeough

Senior Consultant, RPET Research, Chemicals, Polymers & Fibres

Helen brings 20 years experience of recycled PET, analysing the developing PET circular economy.

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Iain Mowat

Senior Research Analyst

Iain brings extensive knowledge of global energy markets to his analysis of energy and petroleum demand.

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Jonathan Butcher

Principal Economist

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Julian Kettle

Vice Chairman, Metals & Mining

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Julie Francis

Principal Research Analyst, Lower 48 Upstream

Julie is a principal research analyst in the Lower 48 upstream team.

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Julie Wilson

Research Director, Global Exploration

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Kevin Swann

Research analyst

Kevin is an expert in UK upstream research and has extensive experience working across the sector.

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Kristy Kramer

Head of Americas Gas Research

Kristy leads our research on gas markets in the Americas.

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Kris Nichol, Senior Manager, Americas Corporate Research

Kris Nicol

Senior Manager, Americas Corporate Research

Kris drives the corporate research agenda in the US and is focused on growing our client base.

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Leslie Cook

Principal Analyst, Upstream Supply Chain

Leslie is a principal analyst and project manager for Wood Mackenzie's portfolio of drilling and rig products.

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Lucy Cullen

Senior Research Analyst

Lucy is primarily focused on supply, demand, contract and price analysis for the Northeast Asian markets

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Malcolm Dickson, Research Director Europe Upstream Oil and Gas

Malcolm Dickson

Research Director, Europe Upstream Oil and Gas

Malcolm leads our research coverage of the European Upstream sector.

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Maria Cortez

Senior Research Manager

Maria is a senior research manager focused on Latin America's upstream sector.

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Martin Kelly, Head of Corporate Analysis

Martin Kelly

Head of Corporate Analysis

Martin oversees research into the world's leading oil and gas companies as head of our corporate and M&A team.

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Massimo Di Odoardo, Vice President Global Gas and LNG Research

Massimo Di Odoardo

Vice President, Global Gas and LNG Research

Massimo is an expert in the global gas value chain and leads our worldwide research in natural gas and LNG.

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Michael Murphy

Research Analyst, US Gulf of Mexico Upstream

Michael focuses on developing US Gulf of Mexico upstream asset valuations.

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Neivan Boroujerdi

Principal Analyst, North Sea Upstream

Neivan is a principal analyst with expertise in North Sea upstream oil and gas.

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Nicholas Browne

Director - Asian Gas & LNG Research

Nicholas manages our Asia Pacific LNG, gas, renewable and electricity markets from Singapore.

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Norman Valentine

Director, Corporate Research

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Paul McConnell, Research Director Global Trends

Paul McConnell

Research Director, Global Trends

Paul drives the analytical agenda of the Global Trends Service, drawing on over 15 years' experience.

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R.T. Dukes, Research Director Lower 48 Upstream

R.T. Dukes

Research Director, US Lower 48 Upstream

R.T. is widely recognised as a global leader in US unconventional oil and gas markets.

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Rachel Williams

Global Product Manager, Product Market Services

Rachel brings a comprehensive understanding of downstream value creation within the oil industry.

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Rhodri Thomas, Senior Vice President, Head of EMEARC Research

Rhodri Thomas

Senior Vice President, Head of EMEARC Research

Rhodri's specialism is upstream and midstream oil and gas and commodity marketing.

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Robert Clarke, Research Director Lower 48 Upstream

Robert Clarke

Research Director, Lower 48 Upstream

Robert analyses trends shaping E&P and studies the leading companies and projects.

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Rohan Kendall

Principal Analyst, Iron ore and steel costs

Rohan is the Principal Analyst for global iron ore and steel costs

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Simon Flowers, Chairman and Chief Analyst

Simon Flowers

Chairman and Chief Analyst

Simon is our Chief Analyst; he provides thought leadership on the trends and innovations shaping the energy industry.

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Søren Lassen

Senior Offshore Wind Analyst

Søren is a senior analyst covering the global offshore wind industry.

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Stephanie Scollard

Product Analyst, Subsurface

Stephanie is a subsurface product analyst focused on Lower 48 well and production data.

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Steve Zinger, Senior Vice President, Petrochemicals

Steve Zinger

Senior Vice President, Petrochemicals

Leader of our chemicals consulting practice in the Americas, Steve is a global expert in olefins.

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Sushant Gupta

Research Director – Asia Pacific, Refining and oils market

Sushant has over 15 years of experience with strong focus on refining, crude oil and chemicals industry.

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Tom Ellacott

Senior Vice President, Corporate Research

Tom leads our corporate thought leadership, drawing on more than 20 years' industry knowledge.

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William Turner

Senior Research Analyst, US Gulf of Mexico Upstream Oil & Gas

William is a senior analyst in Wood Mackenzie's US Gulf of Mexico team.

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Valentina Kretzchmar

Director, Corporate Research

Valentina is part of our corporate research team, advising senior managers on strategy and financial analysis.

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Farid Ahmed

Principal Analyst, Lead Markets

Farid is an experienced metallurgist and technologist with extensive commercial, production and R&D exposure.

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Greig Aitken

Director, M&A Research

With over 12 years of experience, Greig brings a holistic view of corporate activity to the upstream M&A research team.

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Bruna Angel

Fibres Consultant

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Benjamin Attia

Research Analyst, Solar

Benjamin leads Wood Mackenzie’s coverage of solar PV markets in Africa and the Middle East.

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Jessica Brewer

Principal Analyst, Middle East Upstream Oil and Gas

Jessica brings experience in both field and research roles to her analysis of the Middle East upstream industry.

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Andrew Buckland

Principal Analyst, LNG Shipping & Trade

Andrew brings more than 20 years of experience in LNG shipping research, consulting and analysis.

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Renate Cakule Featherstone

Principal Analyst, Steel Markets

Renate brings a holistic view of steel markets to our medium- and long-term steel forecasts.

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Leandro Caputo

Director, Gas & Power, Latin America

Leandro is a skilled leader with extensive professional experience across the Latin American energy space.

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Akif Chaudhry

Senior Research Analyst

Akif is a member of our Gas and LNG research team. His focus is predominantly on European markets.

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Ashish Chitalia

Principal Analyst - Polyolefins

Ashish leads polyolefins research at Wood Mackenzie Chemicals

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Hadrien Collineau

Senior Research Analyst, EMEARC Commodity Analytics for Gas and LNG

EMEARC commodity analyst with a focus on gas and LNG

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Horacio Cuenca

Upstream Research Director, Latin America

Horacio specialises in the Southern Cone region as part of our Upstream Research team

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Kelly Cui

Senior Analyst, Petrochemicals

Kelly is an expert in the coal-to-olefins (CTO) and methanol-to-olefins (MTO) sector.

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Michelle Davis

Senior Analyst, Solar

Michelle Davis is a senior solar analyst with a focus on the downstream US distributed solar market

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Quentin De Carvalho

Head of Nylon / Polyamide

Quentin has over 30 years’ experience in the chemical industry with a focus on polyamide nylon.

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Linda Doku

Global Head of Metals and Mining Research

Industry expert with 23 years' experience in commodity marketing, trading, market analysis and corporate strategy.

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Murray Douglas

Research Director, Europe Gas

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Mhairidh Evans

Principal Analyst, Upstream Supply Chain

Mhairidh’s understanding of both the contractor and operator perspective informs her analysis of upstream supply chain.

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Paul Gaster

Director, Flexible Packaging

Paul has more than 40 years’ experience in the packaging industry in marketing services and corporate planning.

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Edgardo Gelsomino

Head of Aluminium Research

Wood Mackenzie's head of aluminium research has over 23 years' experience along the value chain.

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Rob Gilfillan

Research Analyst

Rob joined Wood Mackenzie in May 2017 as a Films & Flexible Packaging research analyst.

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Edward Gomersall

Research Manager, Gas & LNG

Edward brings a deep understanding of the LNG value chain, including project development and trade flows.

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Robin Griffin

Research Director, Metallurgical Coal Markets

Robin has undertaken global mine cost estimation and supply analysis for both coal and base metals.

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Alex Griffiths

Principal Analyst

Alex draws on his experience as a Resource Geologist to analyse and forecast global steel and iron ore markets.

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Gordon Haire

Head of Aromatics, Wood Mackenzie Chemicals

Gordon has a deep understanding of refining/petrochemicals optimisation and aromatics production economics.

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Luiz Hayum

Upstream Research Senior Analyst, Latin America

Luiz's expertise lies in valuing upstream assets in Latin America.

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Nimmi Henderson

Director of Global Operations, Global Olefins & Derivatives

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Richard Hewston

Global Content Lead, Environment and Climate Change, Verisk Maplecroft

Richard leads the development of Verisk Maplecroft’s environment and climate change research.

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Rui Hou

Consultant, Asia Pacific Refining

Rui Hou specialises in oil products supply for Asia Pacific region.

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Cameron Jack

Head of Platform Transformation

Cameron works with the consulting leadership team, supports collaboration and manages the group's internal reporting.

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Stephen Kallir

Research Analyst, Upstream

Stephen covers the Canadian Upstream sector, analysing market trends and prominent companies within the industry.

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Liam Kelleher

Gas and LNG Analyst

Liam combines his expertise in engineering, economics and finance in his role as gas and LNG analyst.

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Patrick Kirby

Principal Analyst - EMEARC Olefins

Patrick joined Wood Mackenzie in 2013 as an olefins analyst in the EMEARC region.

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Jonathan Leitch

Research Director, EMEARC refining and oil products

Jonathan leads our coverage of the short term oil products markets.

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Jonathan Leng

Principal Analyst, Zinc Markets

Jonathan brings an in-depth perspective to his analysis of zinc markets.

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Clay Lightfoot

Upstream Research Manager, Gulf Coast, Mid-continent and GoM Shelf

Clay's research is focussed on the US Gulf Coast, Mid-Continent and Gulf of Mexico Shelf.

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Lynn-Yuqian Lin

Research Analyst, Asia Pacific Gas and LNG

Lynn is our Asia Pacific gas and LNG analyst, based in Beijing.

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Daniel Liu

Principal Analyst, Wind

Daniel's knowledge of technical, operational, and financial aspects of wind power informs his wind research.

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David Low

Research Analyst, Australasia Upstream

Australasia upstream analyst with combined expertise in petroleum engineering and portfolio management.

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Cicero Machado, Principal Iron Ore and Steel Analyst

Cicero Machado

Principal Iron Ore & Steel Analyst

Cicero leads our research into the cost drivers of coal, iron ore and steel in the Americas.

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Sohaib Malik

Market Analyst, EMEARC Power & Renewables

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Philip Marshall

Polyester Chain

Philip is responsible for Wood Mackenzie's research and analysis of the global polyester chain

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Roy Martin

Senior Research Analyst, Corporate Analysis

For a deep insight into US upstream firms such as Devon and Encana, look to London-based analyst Roy.

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Gordon McManus

Research Director, EMEARC Oils and Refining

Gordon is responsible for leading our global coverage of the long term oil products markets.

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Joe Midgley, Executive Vice President, Consulting

Joe Midgley

Executive Vice President, Research

Joe helps clients by bringing together Wood Mackenzie's deep industry knowledge and world class advice.

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Andrew Mitchell

Research Director, EMEARC Nickel Costs

Specialising in nickel for over 20 years, Andrew has a deep understanding of the metals and mining industry.

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Gavin Montgomery

Research Director, Battery Raw Materials

Gavin defines our research agenda and guides the analysis of raw materials markets.

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Glenn Morrall

Research Analyst, North Sea Upstream

Glenn is research analyst in the North Sea upstream team.

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Robert Morris

Senior Analyst, Caspian and Europe Upstream Oil and Gas

A senior upstream analysis who leads our coverage of the Caucasus and East Mediterranean

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Michael Moynihan

Research Director, Russia Upstream Oil and Gas

As a research director in our upstream team, Michael analyses developments in the upstream industry in Russia.

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Sean Mulshaw

Principal Analyst, Global Nickel Markets

Sean is an expert in global nickel, stainless steel and molybdenum markets.

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Asti Nuraini Asra

Principal Analyst - APAC Gas & LNG Research

Asti provides commercial insight into market dynamics in the APAC region

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Nick Pickens

Research Director, Copper

Nick’s understanding of the sector’s complexities makes him a valuable member of our research team.

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Matt Preston

Research Director, North America Coal Markets

Matt Preston leads our Coal Market Service – North America, covering coal and emissions demand and pricing.

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Maritza Ramirez

Senior Research Analyst

Maritza has over 20 years experience in Research, Development and Commercial roles in food and consumer goods packaging

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Prakash Sharma

Research Director, China

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Rishab Shrestha

Analyst, Solar Markets, Power and Renewables Research

Solar analyst specialising in downstream photovoltaics markets.

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Dan Shreve

Head of Global Wind Energy Research

Dan heads Wood Mackenzie’s global wind research practice.

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Rory Simington

Principal Analyst, Asia Pacific Thermal Coal Research

Rory Simington is a research analyst with over twenty years' experience in the Australian mining industry.

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Robert Sims

Director - APAC Gas & LNG Research

Robert heads Wood Mackenzie's APAC Gas and LNG research team. His expertise lie in market dynamics and analytics.

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Vince Sinclair

Vice President Chemical Research

Vince has over 35 years' experience in chemical industry research and consulting.

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Viktor Tanevski

Principal Analyst, Coal Research

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Jacqueline Tao

Research Associate, Asia Gas & LNG

Jacqueline specialises in energy policy, and works with our Asia Gas and LNG team

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Janette Tourney

Senior Research Analyst, Copper Mine Costs

As part of Wood Mackenzie's metals cost team, Janette focuses on copper mining cost trends.

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Rory Townsend

Head of Gold Research

With a deep understanding of metals and mining markets, Rory delivers holistic perspectives on commodities.

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Gerrit Venter

Senior Research Manager, Downstream Oil Service EMEARC

With a background in both industry and advisory roles, Gerrit brings a holistic perspective to our downstream research.

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Otavio Veras

Research Analyst, Asia Pacific Gas & LNG

Otavio focused on Southeast Asian gas & LNG markets

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Xueke Wang

Gas and LNG Consultant, China

Xueke covers China gas supply and infrastructure

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Adam Wilson

Senior Research Analyst

Adam is a senior contributor to our global exploration research.

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Richard Wilson

Chairman of Metals and Mining

Richard is an expert in the field of metals supply economics with a particular focus on copper.

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Meng Xu

Senior Product Manager, Global Fiscal Research

Meng is an international petroleum economist. She owns WoodMac's fiscal modelling.

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Shimeng Yang

Offshore Wind Senior Research Analyst

Shimeng brings rich knowledge of offshore wind through project M&A execution, project evaluation and cost assessment.

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