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Seán joined CRU Consulting in London in 2013 and has been dedicated to Fertilizers since 2014.

As a Senior Consultant, Seán is responsible for defining and delivering bespoke consulting assignments to customers around nitrogen, phosphate and potash fertilizers and their raw material markets. In addition to independent market due diligence assignments for project financing, Seán has also delivered a number of market strategy assignments to major producers in the phosphate and potash sectors. Sean has managed extensive research in NPK and specialty fertilizer markets, and completed a year-long secondment in CRU’s Pittsburgh office in 2016.
Prior to joining CRU, Seán worked as a management consultant specialising in financial services where he engaged in projects in Risk and Operations. Seán has also previously worked in hedge fund administration. He has worked and studied in the UK, Ireland, Russia and Estonia.
Seán holds an International Masters in Economy, State and Society from University College London and Tartu University, and a BBSL in Business Studies and Russian from Trinity College, Dublin. Seán is proficient in English and Russian.

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Case study

A specialty fertilizer producer evaluates an investment opportunity in high-solubility NPK capacity

The Client, a leading producer of potassium nitrate (NOP) and specialty fertilizers, was concerned with tightening regulations on NOP consumption and distribution in...

By Seán Mulholland & Daniel Schnelbach 28 March 2019   
Topics: Nitrogen, Phosphates, Potassium


What does vertical integration in the fertilizer value chain mean for producers’ strategies?

Topics: Nitrogen, Phosphates, Potassium, Sulphur and Sulphuric Acid

Case study

Evaluation of sulphuric acid marketing strategy

Topic: Sulphur and Sulphuric Acid