Search the site

Ryan joined CRU in 2017 and is based in Sydney. He has responsibility for CRU’s Steel Cost Service, the service provides comprehensive coverage of the global steel industry and details CRU’s independent view of the cost structures for semi finished, flat and long products.

Ryan has 7 years’ experience spanning both operational and corporate roles with mining/metals companies and market research firms. Ryan previously worked for Rio Tinto in their Pilbara Iron Ore and Tasmanian Aluminium Operations as a process engineer. Prior to joining CRU, Ryan worked for AME Research as a Steel Analyst.

Ryan holds a Bachelor of Materials Engineering (Honours) from the University of Wollongong, and a Graduate Certificate in Economics from the University of Sydney.

Articles by our industry expert


Australia Mining and Metals Briefings

CRU is holding our exclusive Australia Mining and Metals Briefings in February and we would be delighted if you and your colleagues can join us. The briefings are free to...

By Alex Tonks, Paul Wiggers de Vries, Ben Carstein, Andrew Gadd, Ryan Smith & Harry Fisher 10-13 February 2020   
Topics: Coal, Copper, Nickel, Steel, Steelmaking Raw Materials, Technology Metals