Edgardo Gelsomino

Head of Aluminium Research


  • Alumina refining
  • Aluminium smelting
  • Aluminium markets

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Over the past 22 years, Edgardo has gained wide exposure to the entire aluminium value chain, including bauxite, alumina, carbon products and electricity.

As the head of the aluminium team, Edgardo guides our aluminium research and makes contributions to Wood Mackenzie's subscription-based products and consulting assignments.

He joined Wood Mackenzie in 2010 as a senior analyst in the aluminium team. During his career in the metals industry, Edgardo has worked in a number of consulting assignments, including expert witness roles, asset valuations, feasibility and bankable reports, recommendations on commercial strategies, and recommendations of optimal capacity and optimal product mix of downstream operations.

Edgardo started his career in the planning department of Aluar S.A.I.C. in Argentina where he was directly involved in one of the smelter's main expansion projects. Before joining Wood Mackenzie, Edgardo was the non-ferrous metals research manager at a London-based research and consulting firm.

BSc, Economics, University of Buenos Aires