Chris Berry

Chris Berry

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Chris Berry is the Founder and President of House Mountain Partners, a provider of research and advisory focused on the supply chains of energy metals. He provides strategic insights to asset managers, banks, and corporates, focusing on how disruptive trends in energy, strategic metals, and technology create opportunities. Chis is one of the most highly regarded battery metals analysts in the space with extensive experience in corporate strategy and thematic investing idea generation. He has been an independent analyst since 2009, specializing on energy metals supply chains including lithium, cobalt, graphite, nickel, copper, vanadium, and rare earths. He has traveled and performed economic analysis of metals deposits on six continents and has been featured in multiple media outlets. Previously, Chris had 12 years of extensive experience on both the buy side and sell side of the capital markets, working across various roles in sales and brokerage on Wall Street.

Professional Experience

Academic History


  • Traditional supply, demand, and pricing analysis

  • Push and pull between the new and old economy dynamics

  • How battery metals will play an increasingly strategic role in geopolitical and supply chain realignment

  • How energy metals supply chains are evolving to create opportunities and threats during the energy transition in the coming decades