Matthew was editor of CRU’s Thermal Coal Market Outlook until May 2016, before moving into price discovery research for the Steelmaking Raw Materials Monitor. Matthew also contributes to Steel Raw Materials research, including the metallurgical and thermal coal research products.
Matthew has over 17 years experience in the metals and mining industry, with over fourteen years of dedicated coal experience through a variety of roles, having worked previously for Vale, Goldman Sachs, Wood Mackenzie and S&P Global Platts.
Matthew holds a triple major Bachelor of Arts (Hons) degree in economic geography from the University of Sydney, and has completed blast furnace iron-making and coke making courses from McMaster University in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada. Matthew speaks fluent Japanese, and is also a member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.