Paul Gait is the Senior Analyst at Bernstein covering European Metals & Mining. Prior to joining Bernstein at the end of 2011, Paul spent eight years at Anglo American, most recently as Lead Manager of Strategy & Business Development, following time spent as Lead Manager in Corporate Finance. Paul’s roles included developing group price forecasting across a range of commodities (absolute and relative attractiveness based on supply and demand fundamentals and other price-formative market developments) as well as generating advice on all aspects of capital allocation, both organic and acquisitive, and group and business unit strategy. Prior to this, he worked as a Tax Policy Advisor in HM Treasury and for McKinsey & Company. Paul graduated with a double first in Natural Sciences (Bachelor’s) and first in Experimental & Theoretical Physics (Master’s), both from Gonville & Caius College, Cambridge.