Tom Brady, Executive Director at J.P. Morgan Center for Commodities at University of Colorado Denver Business School, tells HC Insider why it is essential to prepare the next generation for lucrative employment opportunities across the commodity sectors and the skills they need for a successful career.
HC Insider speaks to Jogchum Brinksma, former Managing Director at Citi and a key player in the establishment of the Citi Global Commodities group, about his experience in working across oil, gas and power, LNG, metals, and agriculture.
The second installment of Human Capital’s new HERstory initiative, discusses career transformation, mentoring and fostering diversity with Tania Songini.
In January 2020, EDF Trading appointed its first female head when Béatrice Bigois, then Managing Director for Customers at EDF Energy, became one of the few female leaders of a major trading house. Here, she talks to Damian Stewart, Managing Partner EMEA and Asia at Human Capital, about culture, strategy, and building a trading platform for the future.
HC Insider speaks to JC Immer, Commercial General Manager at Nexa Resources, and also Chairman of the LME Zinc and Lead Committee, about his 20-year career in the metals and mining sector, the trends he has witnessed, and the challenges currently facing the sector.
Most commodity companies, either trading houses, agri giants or metals and mining majors, have started their journey in data science. HC Insider explores the different approaches that companies take when utilising data science, how it can add value to a business, and the talent required to fulfill that value.
In February 2020 Catherine Newman joined Limejump, the clean energy technology company acquired by Shell in 2019. Six months later and in the midst of the Covid-19 pandemic, she was appointed CEO. Here, she talks about what makes Limejump special, and her plans to clean up energy from the inside out.
To explore the challenges facing those working in the global commodity industry, we speak to Frieda Levycky, Founder of Braving Boundaries (professional coaching and training) and Levycky Consulting (legal consultancy).
HC Insider speaks to DK Bartley, Chief Diversity Officer at Moody’s Corporation, which was recently ranked 19 out of 850 companies in the Financial Times’ Diversity Leaders survey. Bartley shares the company’s continued journey towards creating a diverse workforce and an inclusive culture, and the benefits achieved.
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