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Meet the CRU Wire & Cable Team


Richard Mack, Principal Consultant, Pittsburgh

Richard Mack joined KMI in 1988; he became a CRU analyst when CRU acquired KMI in 2006. He has been involved in fibre optics since 1981 and currently is the editor of CRU's Optical Fibre and Cable Monitor. He also is on the team of analysts that writes CRU's Telecom Cables Market Outlook.Richard has completed hundreds of reports and consulting projects in areas including optics, telecommunications, and cable.  Prior to his work as an industry analyst and consultant, he worked on several high-tech trade magazines.  He has a BA from the University of Delaware and an MS from Boston University.

Hadrien Guillotin, Wire & Cable Market Analyst, Hong Kong

Hadrien Guillotin is based in CRU’s Hong Kong office and is editor of the Wire and Cable Market Outlook, while also contributing to CRU’s wider metallic cable products. He is a fluent Mandarin speaker and previously lived for a number of years in Shanghai.

Natalie Noor-Drugan, Publisher & Editor in Chief, London

Natalie Noor-Drugan is a value-added content driven journalist and editor with 15 years experience in daily, weekly and monthly business-to-business publishing for the petrochemicals, fertilizers, steel and wire & cable industries.
She has a proven track record in product launches, change management, online & print content creation and content improvement projects. She writes and commissions articles which analyse the wire & cable industry.
Yuya Pan, Senior Consultant, London

Dr. Yuya Pan, is based in our London office, is a Senior Analyst with CRU’s Wire and Cable Team. She joined the team in August 2015 and is editor of the Optical Fibre and Cable Monitor.  She also contributes largely to CRU’s, Telecom Cables Market Outlook, and CRU’s metallic cable and telecoms portfolio. She speaks in a number of CRU conferences covering fibre and cable. Dr. Pan joined CRU in 2010 and initially worked in the company’s aluminium team, contributing to a number of reports covering the whole value chain of the aluminium market and leading CRU's research and analysis of the fast changing developments on the Chinese aluminium markets.
                               
Andy Simmond
, Editor, London

Andy Simmonds joined CRU in 2016 having previously spent over 10 years in the cable industry, the most part at offshore cable supplier JDR Cable Systems, and latterly as an independent consultant.
He has a degree in Mechanical Engineering from Cambridge University.
Andy is the editor of the Wire and Cable Market Outlook and has performed a range of industry analysis studies for Oil and Gas clients in the past. He is a leading technical authority in the global offshore power cable market.

CRU Wire & Cable products

                                             
CRU is a well known supplier of information on the international wire and cable markets. In addition to its conferences and consulting work, CRU has four published services. CRU Wire and Cable News provides news and industry developments through a service with daily, weekly, and monthly publications.  In addition to news it offers cost information and articles offering opinions from CRU’s staff of analysts.

CRU also provides market assessments and forecasts that usually look five years ahead, these include:

  • Wire and Cable Market Outlook, a quarterly report with global assessments and forecasts of insulated wire and cable by country, region, and product family.
  • Telecom Cables Market Outlook, a semi-annual report with global assessments and forecasts of optical fibre and copper telecom cable, by country, region, and application.
  • Optical Fibre and Cable Monitor, a bi-monthly service with current market size and trend, along with coverage of key developments by region.

   
Plus CRU delivers a daily news service through Wire and Cable News:

 Authoritative and independent news, analysis and insight into the global metallic wire and cable and fibre optics markets
Daily service supported by a detailed analysis report every month plus email alerts (at frequency the user chooses)

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