We are excited to announce that as of February 1, Wood Mackenzie is a portfolio company of Veritas Capital, a leading investor at the intersection of technology and government. Our focus remains on providing you with the best intelligence, analytics, data and tools to ensure you are making the best data-driven business decisions with confidence.  

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Andrew Mitchell

Director, Nickel Research


  • Global
  • Nickel mining
  • Nickel ore processing
  • Nickel markets

Get in touch with Andrew

With more than 30 years of experience, including over 20 years specialising in the nickel industry, Andrew has a deep understanding of the metals and mining industry.

As director of nickel research, Andrew guides our research agenda, shaping our coverage of developments in nickel markets. He is the author of the Global Nickel and Intermediates Service and co-author of the Nickel Metal Service and Nickel Industry Cost Service.

Andrew joined Wood Mackenzie as a mining analyst in July 1995. Since 1998, he has specialised in the challenges specific to the nickel industry.

Prior to joining Wood Mackenzie, Andrew worked as a development metallurgist for Billiton and Johnson Matthey on both mineral processing and pyrometallurgy process development and optimisation.


PhD, Pyrometallurgy, Camborne School of Mines

BSc (Hons), Mineral Processing, Camborne School of Mines