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. 


Marcelo de Assis

Upstream Research Director, Latin America


  • Latin America and the Caribbean
  • Upstream oil and gas

Get in touch with Marcelo

Marcelo joined the Upstream Research team in March 2019, based in Rio de Janeiro, taking care of the upstream content for Latin America.

Prior to joining Wood Mackenzie, Marcelo worked for Shell and BG for 17 years in Asia, Brazil, Caribbean, Russia and West Africa, in a variety of finance, commercial, and petroleum economics roles that covered upstream (onshore, shelf, and deep water) and midstream assets.


BSc, Chemical Engineering, Escola Politécnica

MBA, INSEAD, Fontainebleau