Clay Lightfoot

Director, Americas Gas Research


  • North America
  • Gas markets
  • Upstream oil and gas

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Clay brings a detailed understanding of the US operating environment, with a particular expertise in political and regulatory issues, to his role as a director in our Americas Gas Service.

Clay joined Wood Mackenzie in 2015. He initially worked on our US Upstream Lower 48 team, leading play-level analysis focused on type curve generation, asset economics and operator benchmarking.

Earlier in his career, he worked for Hess Corporation in New York City and in the US Senate, advising on energy policy.


MBA, University of Oklahoma

Political Science and General Business, Texas Christian University