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. 


Gavin Thompson

Vice Chairman, Energy – Asia Pacific


  • Asia
  • Power and renewables
  • LNG
  • Oil and gas markets
  • Upstream oil and gas

Get in touch with Gavin

Gavin joined Wood Mackenzie in 1997. His expertise spans across the Asia Pacific commodity sectors, and in particular, helping companies identify and build their international growth strategies. 

He has led a range of consultancy and research projects with domestic and international energy companies across the region, providing LNG project evaluation and provincial gas price forecasting. 

In 2017, Gavin took the role of Head of Asia Pacific research, and led a team of around 100 analysts.

Most recently in 2019, Gavin was appointed Vice Chairman, Energy for the company's Asia Pacific business. He is based in Singapore and frequently travels the region to meet with clients. 

BA (First Class Hons), Newcastle University in Politics, Economics and Chinese language.