Ben Luckock was appointed Co-Head of Oil Trading in June 2018, jointly overseeing group oil trading, the global oil central execution desks, and the derivatives desks. Mr. Luckock also develops and manages strategic commercial relationships in the oil trading activities of the company and oversees the commercial activity for both Crude and Products for the Trafigura group in Russia, among other countries. He also takes an interest in all asset classes of the group working closely with the Metals and Minerals trading division. This follows a period as Co-Head of Trafigura Group Market Risk and six years as Global Head of Crude Oil Trading. Prior to joining Trafigura in 2007, Mr. Luckock spent nearly 10 years with BP as a Crude Oil Trader, gaining experience working in London, the United States, Australia, and New Zealand. Established in 1993, Trafigura is a leader in the commodities business. The Group’s primary trading businesses are the supply and transport of crude oil, petroleum products, renewable energies, coal, refined metals, ferrous and non-ferrous ores, and concentrates.