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Martin Jackson leads CRU's battery raw material analysis, bringing together industry-leading knowledge on commodities affected by the rise of energy storage technologies and vehicle electrification.

Following a career as a geological consultant for the mining and mineral exploration industry across Africa and the Middle East, Martin joined CRU in 2018. 

Martin holds an MSc (Eng) in Mineral Economics from the University of Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, and a BSc in Economic Geology.

Articles from our industry expert


Does the Glencore-Teck bid signal the return of the mining mega deal?

Glencore’s rejected proposal to merge with Teck Resources and demerge the coal businesses of the two companies is characteristic of the wider trends currently defining the...

06 April 2023   
Topic: Economics


Navigating the rapidly evolving EV battery chemistry mix

Topics: Battery Materials, Cobalt, Lithium


The road ahead for electric vehicles

Topics: Aluminium, Battery Materials, Cobalt, Copper, Lithium, Sustainability