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. 


Gail Anderson

Research Director, Sub-Saharan Africa Upstream


  • Nigeria
  • Upstream oil and gas

Get in touch with Gail

Gail joined Wood Mackenzie in 2004 and since 2010 her focus has been on the Nigerian upstream industry and its gas and power sector. Prior to this she was on our UK upstream team, and helped to establish our European Gas & Power research before moving on to focus on upstream coverage of Central and Eastern Europe. She also spent a year covering Russia.

Gail started her career at IPA Energy Consulting in 1999. She participated in power sector reform projects in Sub-Saharan Africa, Eastern Europe and the FSU.


BSc, Tropical Environmental Science, University of Aberdeen

MSc, Soil Science, University of Aberdeen