Youmin Rong Ph.D.

Senior Associate, Energy Storage
IHS Markit
Youmin Rong

Youmin Rong, a senior analyst within the Gas, Power, and Energy Futures team at IHS Markit, covers global battery technology and industries along the battery value chain. Prior to joining IHS Markit, Dr. Rong served as the project lead and investment advisor for advanced batteries at NIO, the first Chinese electric vehicle company publicly listed on the New York Stock Exchange. In addition to his industrial experience, he has published more than 15 papers in leading international peer-reviewed scientific journals. Dr. Rong holds a Bachelor of Engineering and a Master of Engineering from Imperial College London, United Kingdom, a Ph.D. from the University of Oxford, United Kingdom, and was a Postdoctoral Fellow at Stanford University, United States.