Helen McGeough

Senior Analyst & Global Analyst Team Lead, Plastic Recycling


Helen leads market analysis and research for global R-PET markets, working with contacts across the supply chain from collection, reclamation through to end users. She has over 20 years’ experience in consultancy, having worked initially in the Digital Technology industry and for the past 17 years in R-PET within ICIS and Wood Mackenzie (previously PCI). Prior to joining ICIS Helen has developed supply demand database for R-PET markets, including forecasts for collection, reclamation and end use of R-PET products. Helen has been responsible for monthly coverage of R-PET market including price discovery, analysis of market developments and regulatory developments. Helen has generated price forecasts for R-PET flake and food grade pellets by key regions. Helen has delivered multiple custom studies in the recycling area, assisting investment and strategy development for parties within the R-PET supply.

With ICIS, Helen will build the coverage of recycled plastics through her previous experience and expertise. Helen is the author of the ICIS R-PET Analytics service launched in May 2019 and is responsible for driving content-specific contributions to ICIS services. She is part of the ICIS Sustainability Vision team. Helen has been a speaker at conferences and seminars on R-PET in Europe, North America and Asia.