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. 

Executive team | Research

Joe Midgley

Executive Vice President, Head of Upstream, Corporate and Carbon Solutions


  • Global
  • Oil and gas markets
  • Upstream oil and gas
  • Macroeconomics, risk and global trends

Get in touch with Joe

Joe Midgley is responsible for Wood Mackenzie’s data, analytics and insight relating to Upstream, Corporate and Carbon solutions. 

Throughout his career at Wood Mackenzie, Joe has focused on expanding and integrating Wood Mackenzie’s commodity coverage, as well as developing industry-leading subject matter experts. This combination provides Wood Mackenzie’s customers with the most timely, accurate and commercial insights, enabling them to make a profitable transition to a low-carbon future. 

Prior to his current role Joe developed and led Wood Mackenzie’s Consulting practice. Much of Joe’s focus in Consulting was in developing deep relationships with clients from the largest national oil companies.  

Joe has over 25 years of experience in the energy and mining industries and began his career as a gold exploration geologist in Canada. 

Joe holds a BSc with Honours in Geology from the University of Durham.