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. 


Derryn Maade

Head of Metals and Mining Markets


  • Global
  • Iron ore mining
  • Steel making
  • Iron ore markets
  • Steel markets
  • Coal

Get in touch with Derryn

As our Head of Metals and Mining Markets, Derryn leads an international team of analysts who provide data-driven insight into the world of steel, iron ore, metallurgical and thermal coal. He brings more than 17 years’ experience in mining finance, corporate, operational and technical roles to his role.

Derryn joined Wood Mackenzie in November 2019. Prior to this, he worked in the financial sector, covering gold and diversified miners, as well as the outlook for precious, base metals and bulk commodities. He led HSBC’s metals and mining team to three consecutive #1 rankings in the Extel EMEA survey.

Before joining HSBC, Derryn held numerous roles at Anglo American, from senior operations management, where he drove productivity enhancements at Mogalakwena Mine, to leading business development initiatives targeting organic growth, acquisition and exit strategies for the base metals division.


MBA, Imperial College

BSc, Mining Engineering, University of the Witwatersrand