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Adrian Lara

Principal Analyst, Upstream Latin America

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Adrian is our Latin America Principal Analyst, based in Mexico City. He develops analysis and insight on relevant issues impacting the upstream sector and supports in the maintenance of key assets in the region, drawing on a deep understanding of the oil and gas sector in each Latin American country.

Prior to joining Wood Mackenzie in 2022, Adrian served as a research manager for GlobalData’s upstream division where he directed research and help develop some analytical tools. He also held various roles in the crude and refined product desks at the international trading arm of Pemex. Adrian was also a research fellow at the Oxford Institute for Energy Studies in the UK. ‚Äč

Education 

MSc, Energy Economics, Colorado School of Mines and IFP Energies Nouvelles

BA, Economics and Political Science, Instituto Tecnologico Autonomo de Mexico (ITAM)