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. 


Guy Bailey

Head of Intermediates and Applications


  • Global
  • Chemicals

Get in touch with Guy

Guy brings over 15 years of experience in regulation and sustainability. As Head of Intermediates and Applications research, he leads our teams looking at plastics, fibres and sustainability in the chemicals chain. He is particularly interested in the challenge of how the chemical industry addresses net zero goals.

Prior to Wood Mackenzie, Guy spent five years at our sister company Verisk Maplecroft, where he led the Analytics team. He created quantitative models to asses firms exposure to political, economic, environmental and social risks.


MSt Sustainability Leadership, University of Cambridge (graduating 2023)

MSc, Politics and Economics, Birkbeck College, University of London

MA, History and Politics, University of York

BA, History, University of York