Executive Chairman Chief Executive Officer
Jeremy Weir became Executive Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Trafigura in April 2018. This follows his appointment as CEO of the company in March 2014 after a career spanning nearly three decades in commodity and commodity derivative markets.
An Australian national, Jeremy joined the Trafigura Group in 2001 as head of metals derivatives, structured products and risk management. Immediately prior to becoming CEO he served as a Management Board Director, Head of Risk and CEO of Galena Asset Management and Trafigura Mining Group.
Before Trafigura, Jeremy spent nearly nine years between 1992 and 2000 with NM Rothschild. Jeremy holds a BSc (Hons), Geology Major, from the University of Melbourne.
Read articles by Jeremy on Trafigura Insights:
- Jeremy Weir video interview with Neil Hume, FT Commodities Global Summit (June 18, 2021)
- How commodities trading can help the world decarbonise (June 16, 2021)
- In times of turbulence, the world needs physical commodity traders (May 25, 2020)