Alex Griffiths is Head of Natural resources and Commodities for Fitch Ratings’ EMEA Corporate group. He is responsible for ratings in the Oil and Gas, Metals and Mining and Chemicals sectors.
Alex joined Fitch in London in 2005 as a corporate analyst, where he specialised in the media sector. In 2009 he took on the role of Head of Research for EMEA and Asia-Pacific, a role which involved leading cross-sector research projects, sitting on rating committees across the Corporate group, and delivering training on credit analysis. Prior to this, Alex spent eight years with Deloitte’s audit practice, where he gained experience ranging from transaction services work to audit, IFRS transitions, expert witness assignments and sector research.
Alex read economics at St. Catharine’s College, Cambridge, and is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales.