Chris has been an independent analyst since 2009 with a focus on Energy Metals supply chain analysis. This includes lithium, cobalt, graphite, copper, and vanadium.
He works with asset managers, banks, mining companies, and academia across six continents to better understand how disruptive trends in energy, strategic metals, and technology create opportunities. Before shifting focus to analysis of these trends, Chris gained twelve years of capital markets experience in New York. He is also currently an independent director of two companies with a focus on the lithium and battery recycling markets.
He has been featured in the Financial Times, the Wall Street Journal, CNN International and numerous other platforms providing insights around raw material supply chain dynamics.
Chris graduated from The Virginia Military Institute with a BA in International Studies in 1997 and obtained an MBA from Fordham University in 2007. He is currently writing a book on the role of Energy Metals in the global energy transition.