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.  

Read more in our news release here. 


Brian McIntosh

Research Director, Power and Renewables


  • North America
  • Power and renewables

Get in touch with Brian

Brian is a research director for our North America Power Service, bringing more than fifteen years of power industry experience to his role. His team provides data and analytics with forecasts covering the North America power and renewables markets.

Brian joined Wood Mackenzie in 2019 with the acquisition of Genscape. During more than ten years with Genscape, he served in several roles, including product owner of the power market analytics service. In that role he managed a team of analysts and meteorologists focused on providing forecasts, analysis and commentary on the near-term power markets.

Earlier in his career, Brian was a power trader at International Power America, where he was responsible for hedging and asset optimisation for power generation in ERCOT, PJM, ISO NE and MISO.


MBA, Babson College

BSc, Politics, Fairfield University