Zug is now the workplace of Tobias Munk, newly at Ezpada as Senior Options Trader. Tobias ran his own commodity options trading company over the past year after being Head of Options Trading for Czech utility ČEZ in Prague between 2015 and 2018.
Paul Smith is in Baltimore to be a Natural Gas Trader for Hartree Partners after joining from Exelon company Constellation. As Constellation’s lead basis trader on north-east gas, Paul held the title of Senior Natural Gas Trader. He had been a Macquarie associate director of the NYMEX/volatility portfolio.
The vacancy for a West Natural Gas Trader at Six One Commodities in New York has been filled by Drew Dabrowski, previously Baltimore-based for Constellation as their senior trader in west natural gas.
Engie next, which has given the Brussels posting of Gas Portfolio Manager to Kevin Lietar. The position is within the Engie business unit, Global Energy Management, that manages a diversified energy portfolio in Europe. Kevin was a project manager taking care of business development while at Belgium’s BDE Group.
The team at Mitsui’s Houston office is newly enlarged by adding Ronnie FaJohn. He arrives as Senior Trader-Natural Gas. Among past trading slots for Ronnie have been in natural gas with Vitol and in energy at Lochridge Investment Advisers.
Becoming a Trader in Natural Gas for Morgan Stanley in London brings Alex Hogg from a position in Zug trading gas across European markets at MET International. Alex was once at British utility SSE as an energy trader developing models for UK/European gas, global LNG and crude oil.
Vineet Arora’s new employer is SmartestEnergy in London. He joins to be a European Trading Analyst who can point to a track record of being an originator/trader of power and gas at Green Frog Trading and a European scheduling manager for power and gas while with Noble Group.
Back to Houston for a note about Roger Cheng, appointed Senior Asset Manager by EDF Trading. In 2009 he was trading natural gas for Iberdrola. Then came energy marketing with BG Group, followed most recently by being a Trader with Pacific Gas & Electric for California gas transmission.
Castleton Commodities International has upgraded Jack Pellegrin to Trader-Northeast Natural Gas after his first year with the company as a natural gas scheduler. Jack had been involved in gas scheduling while previously at Sequent Energy Management.
Natural Gas Trader at BKW Energie in Bern --- that’s Freddie Sizer’s new role following his move from Hamburg and two years as a natural gas portfolio manager covering Western European markets for Vattenfall Energy Trading. Freddie had been in Switzerland previously, when working on analysis and logistics for the gas trading desk of Koch S&T in Geneva.
Anadarko Petroleum Corporation of Singapore brings in experienced freight manager Stefan Beukeveld to be Commercial Manager-LNG Shipping and also take charge of its Mozambique LNG project. He is a long-time employee of BHP Group, which produces crude oil and natural gas liquids as well as its involvement in minerals. During 11 years with the group, Stefan co-ordinated logistics and traded freight for iron ore, copper and coal. By the time he left he was BHP’s Principal in chartering and procuring the ocean freight for the group’s shipped commodities.
Tim Lukin joins ExxonMobil in Singapore as Marketing Manager-PNG and LNG. It follows his most recent four years with Santos GLNG in which he managed LNG marketing for the Australian energy group. Santos has lately announced what it termed a “significant” gas resource at an appraisal well of its fully-owned Corvus-2 offshore project in Western Australia.