Elena joined Wood Mackenzie in 2014 and is a research analyst with the Latin America Upstream team. She focuses on valuing oil and gas assets in Venezuela, Trinidad and Tobago, Peru, and Colombia. She tracks Atlantic LNG and Peru LNG production and has led Unconventional Play Service coverage for the region.
Prior to Wood Mackenzie, Elena covered regulatory risk related to unconventional, deepwater, and Arctic assets as an associate with Goldwyn Global Strategies in Washington, DC. Before joining the private sector, Elena served on the National Commission on the BP Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill and Offshore Drilling.
Elena holds a BA in International Relations from the University of Pennsylvania and a MALD in International Energy and Business from the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy. She speaks Bulgarian and French.