Director – Corporate Research
Valentina joined Wood Mackenzie 15 years ago and is a Director at Wood Mackenzie’s Corporate Research Group.
Valentina has over 20 years of experience in the oil and gas and coal sectors. She is an expert on the energy transition of the oil and gas sector into clean energies. Valentina delivers strategic, operational and financial research and analysis of global integrated energy companies, with particular focus on European and Russian O&G Majors.
Valentina’s other roles in Wood Mackenzie included project-management and delivery of multi-client studies and development and growth of new products and services. She advises senior leadership, both on corporate and country levels and is a regular speaker at industry events.
Valentina is a non-executive director on the board of NHST Global Media (Norway).
Previously, Valentina worked as a Petroleum Engineer with Edinburgh Petroleum Services Ltd and Research Fellow in the Energy Group at the University of Edinburgh.
She holds a BEng Honours Degree in Engineering from the University of Edinburgh, MSc in Advanced Mechanical Engineering from Imperial College, London, a PhD in Clean Coal Technology from the University of Edinburgh and an MBA (Finance) from Durham University. Valentina is a Chartered Engineer (C.Eng. MIMechE).