01 июня - 30 июня 2020
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Argus Mediterranean Solid Fuels

Speakers

Andy Hill
Managing Director, Cynosure Partners
Andy has worked in the UK Organics and Alternative Fuels sectors for over 11 years, with the last nine years at SUEZ recycling and recovery UK. Andy’s particular focus is on the commercial development of alternative fuels for the wood, RDF and SRF markets, requiring development of fuel production facilities and associated supply chains including logistics, ports and shippi...
Andy has worked in the UK Organics and Alternative Fuels sectors for over 11 years, with the last nine years at SUEZ recycling and recovery UK. Andy’s particular focus is on the commercial development of alternative fuels for the wood, RDF and SRF markets, requiring development of fuel production facilities and associated supply chains including logistics, ports and shipping. This has culminated in the establishment of over half a million tonnes of alternative fuels supply to a number of UK and export markets including to the CHP and cement sectors. As a result, SUEZ recycling and recovery UK is now the largest exporter of alternative fuels and has recently been successful in entering non-EU markets for the cement industry. In addition, Andy is also the Chairman of the Wood Recyclers Association in the UK.
Rafaelle Miscoria
Head of Coal, Simec Commodities
Raffaele Miscoria has been head of SIMEC’s coal desk since its start-up in 2016. Before SIMEC, Raffaele had roles at Swiss-Italian coal trading company Coeclerici Compagnie, Australian bank Macquarie — where he had responsibility for the Atlantic physical coal trading book — and trading firm Bulk Trading. Raffaele has a degree in international economics from Bocconi Univer...
Raffaele Miscoria has been head of SIMEC’s coal desk since its start-up in 2016. Before SIMEC, Raffaele had roles at Swiss-Italian coal trading company Coeclerici Compagnie, Australian bank Macquarie — where he had responsibility for the Atlantic physical coal trading book — and trading firm Bulk Trading. Raffaele has a degree in international economics from Bocconi University in Milan.
Frank Brannvoll
Independent Special Advisor in Energy Markets, Cimeurope (via Brannvoll Bvba)
Frank O. Brannvoll has been Manager of Energy, Economic Studies and Statistics at European cement association Cembureau since June 2016. Frank is responsible for price forecasting across the entire energy complex, covering oil, coal, gas, power, CO2, and particularly petroleum coke markets. He previously worked for Electrabel – now Engie – establishing and managing the tra...
Frank O. Brannvoll has been Manager of Energy, Economic Studies and Statistics at European cement association Cembureau since June 2016. Frank is responsible for price forecasting across the entire energy complex, covering oil, coal, gas, power, CO2, and particularly petroleum coke markets. He previously worked for Electrabel – now Engie – establishing and managing the trading desks within energy. Frank was also a Board Member of the Romanian, Bulgarian and Greek trading companies within GDF Suez and a member of the group of hedging committees responsible for physical purchasing and hedging decisions. Frank has also worked for StoraEnso, where he established and headed the firm’s commodity and energy risk management worldwide, covering power, oil, coal, gas, and carbon, and participated in establishing markets for pulp and paper products, as well as the recycled paper market. Prior to joining StoraEnso, Frank worked as Treasurer within industrial group FLS Industries, covering exposures for the sale of cement plants and spare parts for kilns within the cement industry. Since 1980, before he joined industrial companies Frank worked within the foreign exchange market in Nordea and Citibank.
Mehmet Topeli
Coal Sourcing and CCP Marketing Manager, Isken
Mehmet has 22 years’ experience in the energy sector and has worked at the Isken facility — a subsidiary of STEAG-Germany that consumes approximately 3.5mn t/yr of coal — since 2001. He has also handled STEAG projects in the Philippines and Indonesia. Mehmet studied process engineering and received an MBA from Middle East Technical University in Ankara.
Mehmet has 22 years’ experience in the energy sector and has worked at the Isken facility — a subsidiary of STEAG-Germany that consumes approximately 3.5mn t/yr of coal — since 2001. He has also handled STEAG projects in the Philippines and Indonesia. Mehmet studied process engineering and received an MBA from Middle East Technical University in Ankara.
Firat Ergene
Reporter, Argus
Fırat joined Argus in 2017 as a market reporter in the Coal Daily International report. He follows developments in the Turkish coal market.
Fırat joined Argus in 2017 as a market reporter in the Coal Daily International report. He follows developments in the Turkish coal market.
Oscar Pazos Buxo
Head of Petcoke Department, Repsol
Oscar has been in his current role since February, heading up a petcoke team responsible for trading 4mn t/yr in 35 countries. Before joining Repsol, he spent two years as Sourcing Co-ordinator at Repsol’s Cartagena refinery, where he handled scheduling and budgeting, and monitored the production of 1.4mn t/yr of Petcoke. Oscar has represented Repsol at various industry su...
Oscar has been in his current role since February, heading up a petcoke team responsible for trading 4mn t/yr in 35 countries. Before joining Repsol, he spent two years as Sourcing Co-ordinator at Repsol’s Cartagena refinery, where he handled scheduling and budgeting, and monitored the production of 1.4mn t/yr of Petcoke. Oscar has represented Repsol at various industry summits.
Amr Nadar
Advisor to the CEO, Strategic Planning and Performance, Yanbu Cement Company
Amr is based in Jeddah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, where he is responsible for strategic planning and performance management activities of Yanbu cement in addition to advising on Industrial Optimization and Development projects. Amr was the regional champion for Pyro processing and Fuels for Lafarge Holcim in Middle East, North Africa and Subsahara regions as well as consul...
Amr is based in Jeddah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, where he is responsible for strategic planning and performance management activities of Yanbu cement in addition to advising on Industrial Optimization and Development projects. Amr was the regional champion for Pyro processing and Fuels for Lafarge Holcim in Middle East, North Africa and Subsahara regions as well as consultant for fuel shift projects consultant in the MENA region. He is also a certified change Management, Strategy and business planning professional. Being a chemical engineer and cement industry professional with around 20 years’ experience; his role with solid fuels was always focused on co-processing & co-grinding of solid fuels while considering cost reduction and energy management of the industrial operation in around 25 countries around the globe.
Emre Okuyan
Strategic Planning and Business Development Director, Borusan EnBW
Emre is responsible for preparing the company’s strategic plan. He also deals with portfolio management through deal origination and project co-ordination until investment decisions are made. Emre handles the firm’s sales and trading activities and manages its innovation and digitalisation.
Emre is responsible for preparing the company’s strategic plan. He also deals with portfolio management through deal origination and project co-ordination until investment decisions are made. Emre handles the firm’s sales and trading activities and manages its innovation and digitalisation.
Jake Horslen
Deputy Editor, Argus
Jake has been reporting on energy markets for more than five years, with a particular focus on Europe and northeast Asia. Before joining Argus in 2017 to cover the global coal market, Jake covered European gas and LNG markets for four years.
Jake has been reporting on energy markets for more than five years, with a particular focus on Europe and northeast Asia. Before joining Argus in 2017 to cover the global coal market, Jake covered European gas and LNG markets for four years.
Bruno Roch
Coal Trader, Trafigura
Bruno Roch has worked at Trafigura since 2012 and is responsible for US thermal coal exports, Colombian and Russian exports, and European and Mediterranean consumers. He previously worked at Goldman Sachs International for seven years, trading physical and financial coal, power, gas and dry freight, and from 1998 to 2004 traded electricity, gas, renewables and coal for Ame...
Bruno Roch has worked at Trafigura since 2012 and is responsible for US thermal coal exports, Colombian and Russian exports, and European and Mediterranean consumers. He previously worked at Goldman Sachs International for seven years, trading physical and financial coal, power, gas and dry freight, and from 1998 to 2004 traded electricity, gas, renewables and coal for American Electric Power, British Energy and Nuclear Electric.
Zakariyae Tajani
Manager, Procurement, ONEE
Zakariyae Tajani is fuel procurement manager at Morocco’s National Office of Electricity and Drinking Water (ONEE). He began his career in 2005 as mechanical engineer in charge of maintenance at Jerada power plant, and in 2010 took over responsibility for the plant’s fuel procurement, overseeing fuel oil and coal buying and logistics. He has a mechanical engineering degree...
Zakariyae Tajani is fuel procurement manager at Morocco’s National Office of Electricity and Drinking Water (ONEE). He began his career in 2005 as mechanical engineer in charge of maintenance at Jerada power plant, and in 2010 took over responsibility for the plant’s fuel procurement, overseeing fuel oil and coal buying and logistics. He has a mechanical engineering degree from ENSAM-Meknes University in Morocco, a Master’s from ENSAM in France and an MBA from Paris-based ENPC.
David Pineda
Coal Trader, Uniper
David Pineda is mining engineer and has worked in the coal industry for more than 15 years. He is a senior trader at Uniper Global Commodities, and has previously worked for companies including Hidrocantabrico, EDP, Constellation Energy, Essent Trading and Drummond
David Pineda is mining engineer and has worked in the coal industry for more than 15 years. He is a senior trader at Uniper Global Commodities, and has previously worked for companies including Hidrocantabrico, EDP, Constellation Energy, Essent Trading and Drummond
Mert Eyigun
Deputy General Director, Shipping, HC Trading
Mert Eyigun has been the Head of Shipping and a member of the management committee at Heidelberg Cement Trading (HC Trading) since January 2019. With his team, he is responsible for the chartering and execution of around 1,500 shipments a year of coal, petroleum coke and cement clinker cargoes for internal and external customers of HC Trading. Mert is a graduate of Dokuz E...
Mert Eyigun has been the Head of Shipping and a member of the management committee at Heidelberg Cement Trading (HC Trading) since January 2019. With his team, he is responsible for the chartering and execution of around 1,500 shipments a year of coal, petroleum coke and cement clinker cargoes for internal and external customers of HC Trading. Mert is a graduate of Dokuz Eylul University, Maritime Faculty and has worked in various areas of shipping and commodity trading since 2006. He was previously at multinational ship management, brokering and agency companies. He spent one year in Singapore, where he was the Trading Manager for Solid Fuels and Cement Clinker in southeast Asia. He has extensive experience in dry bulk chartering, shipping and commercial law, commercial shipping operations and the global cement industry.
Ozan Erinckan
Vice President, Supply Chain, Oyak Cimento
Ozan Erinckan has been Vice-President of Supply Chain at Oyak Cement, Concrete and Paper since May 2018. He is responsible for all procurement and logistics activities at the group.
Ozan Erinckan has been Vice-President of Supply Chain at Oyak Cement, Concrete and Paper since May 2018. He is responsible for all procurement and logistics activities at the group.
Mehmet Ali Gunay
Head of Trading and Origination, Dogan Enerji
Mehmet Ali has been Deputy General Manager of Dogan Enerji since 2018, heading up the trading and origination team. He started his career at Enka Power as a Field Engineer, specialising in the commissioning and start-up activities of power plant projects both locally and globally. Before joining Dogan Enerji, Mehmet spent a short period of time at Entek Enerji as Strategy...
Mehmet Ali has been Deputy General Manager of Dogan Enerji since 2018, heading up the trading and origination team. He started his career at Enka Power as a Field Engineer, specialising in the commissioning and start-up activities of power plant projects both locally and globally. Before joining Dogan Enerji, Mehmet spent a short period of time at Entek Enerji as Strategy and Business Development Director. He previously worked for Engie Global Energy Management as a Senior Trader in an effort to set up a trading desk in Istanbul. Mehmet had roles at Aksa Energy as Trading and Origination Manager and at Eon/Enerjisa as Commercial Planning Specialist. He was a member of the Board of Directors of Energy Traders Association Turkey in 2015-16. Mehmet has a BSc in mechanical engineering, an MBA and a disruptive strategy certificate from Harvard Business School.
Naveen Das
Deputy Editor - Energy Argus Petroleum Coke, Argus
Naveen Das is a deputy editor, covering the thermal coal and petroleum coke markets since early 2016, informing analysis in these markets as well as price assessments. Prior to this, Naveen was a trade analyst covering oil derivative products for INEOS. Naveen holds an MEng in Chemical Engineering from the University of Cambridge, as well as an MSc in Management from Imper...
Naveen Das is a deputy editor, covering the thermal coal and petroleum coke markets since early 2016, informing analysis in these markets as well as price assessments. Prior to this, Naveen was a trade analyst covering oil derivative products for INEOS. Naveen holds an MEng in Chemical Engineering from the University of Cambridge, as well as an MSc in Management from Imperial College London.
George Erumeda Varghese
Chief Executive and Energy Consultant, Trinity Energy Solutions
George is the Promoter and Chief Executive of Trinity Energy. He has over 18 years of experience in the cement industry. He was previously the Director for Energy and Strategic Sourcing at LafargeHolcim Group for operations in the Middle East, Africa, India and central Europe. For the past seven years George was based in Egypt, facing the challenges of the fuel crisis for ...
George is the Promoter and Chief Executive of Trinity Energy. He has over 18 years of experience in the cement industry. He was previously the Director for Energy and Strategic Sourcing at LafargeHolcim Group for operations in the Middle East, Africa, India and central Europe. For the past seven years George was based in Egypt, facing the challenges of the fuel crisis for the cement industry. He played a leadership role in the fuel-mix evolution for LafargeHolcim operations in Egypt and the Middle East and Africa (MEA) region. George was previously with the Commonwealth Development Corporation (CDC) and Pearson Education in various capacities in Africa and the Middle East. George has served as chairperson for various industrial associations and government advisory committees on energy optimisation strategies in several countries in the region. George has a degree in chemistry, is a Fellow Member of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (FCCA) in the UK, and has MBA in international business management.
Arda Aba
Purchasing Manager, Energy - Service - Investment - Import
Arda has been with the Çimsa group for four years and in his current position since February. He began his career in 2010 as a purchasing engineer. He has an MSc in mechanical engineering from İstanbul Technical University.
Arda has been with the Çimsa group for four years and in his current position since February. He began his career in 2010 as a purchasing engineer. He has an MSc in mechanical engineering from İstanbul Technical University.
Ugur Aydin Unuvar
Project Finance Manager, Burgan Bank