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Ryan joined CRU in 2017 and oversees Lead, Zinc and Precious Metals research. Ryan has over nine years of experience as a metals analyst and geologist and has worked on gold and polymetallic projects in South Africa, Western China, Armenia and the Northern Andes.

Prior to joining CRU, Ryan worked at Wood Mackenzie where he led gold mine cost research and contributed to base metal coverage along with new product development initiatives. Before this, he covered gold, silver and, to a lesser extent, PGMs at Thomson Reuters GFMS. Ryan has frequently presented at international conferences geared to industry and academia and has presented at numerous investor briefings.

Ryan holds a PhD in geochemistry, geochronology and thermochronology from the University of Geneva, Switzerland.

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Singapore Mining and Metals Briefing

CRU is hosting our exclusive Singapore Mining and Metals Briefing on Tuesday 24 September and we would be delighted for you and your colleagues to join us. The briefing is...

By Paul Butterworth, Wan Ling, Ben Jones, Susan Gao, Jumana Saleheen, Ryan Cochrane & Anthony Everiss 24 September 2019   
Topics: Aluminium, Aluminium Raw Materials, Coal, Copper, Lead, Nickel, Steel, Steelmaking Raw Materials, Technology Metals, Zinc


How competitive are Mexican silver mines?

Topics: Lead, Precious Metals, Zinc