Victor Laurent

Head of Power Solutions


  • Global
  • Power and renewables

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Victor leads our power solutions research, drawing on a decade of experience in European power and renewables markets. He joined Wood Mackenzie in 2020 through the acquisition of Genscape, where he managed Power Solutions for Short-Term Power.

Before joining the business, Victor was a trader at Vattenfall. He started as a fundamental analyst on the cross-commodity desk forecasting prices moves on the forward curve. He quickly took on the role of cross-commodity trader, building his proprietary strategy; he later developed the algorithmic trading division of the power desk.


MSc, Asset Management & Trading, Paris Dauphine University

MSc, International Management/CEMS, Rotterdam School of Management – Erasmus University