Co-Head of Oil Trading
In October 2019 Hadi Hallouche was appointed Co-Head of Trafigura’s Oil Trading Division. This follows his two-year tenure as Head of Oil Singapore where he was responsible for managing the company’s oil and gas trading activity across the Asia Pacific region.
Hadi joined Trafigura in 2011 as an LNG Trader, growing the business to Trafigura becoming the largest independent trader of LNG. Natural Gas was added to his portfolio in 2016 and Naphtha & Condensates in 2017. Hadi started working from the Geneva office and has now relocated to the company’s Singapore office.
Prior to joining Trafigura, Hadi spent seven years in Royal Dutch Shell in various LNG strategy, origination and trading roles based in The Hague and Dubai, last of which was leading Shell’s LNG trading business in the Middle East and India.
Hadi holds a PhD in Economics and has notably published with the Oxford Institute of Energy Studies research on natural gas cartels. He has since retained various academic affiliations internationally and in his native Algeria. He is fluent in English, Arabic and French.