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Veysel Kaya has B.Sc. degree in Food Engineering and worked for a food company Trakya Birlik between 1998 and 2014. During his time there, he was involved in foreign correspondence, worldwide Oilseeds, Vegoils, Oilmeals markets and so to launch Daily/Weekly price sheets and market reports as well as to serve the import trade of the company. By 21st July, 2014, he resigned from Trakya Birlik and established his own company SUNSEEDMAN, as his market-known nickname. SUNSEEDMAN is a private company, mainly engaged in reporting, analyses, consulting and brokerage of agrocommodities – mainly Sun Complex.
Andrée has an agro-economics degree from the Institut National Agronomique de Paris-Grignon, in which she specialised in world commodity markets. Andrée is now the president of Tallage.
She founded the company in 1993 and was previously at the helm of the “Research/Cereal markets” department of Louis-Dreyfus-&-Cie in Paris, and provided European market forecasts for the company.
Tallage is specialized in agro-economy forecasting. The company provides services to clients all over the world and involved in agricultural production, industry, animal production, trading, shipping, banking, funds, official institutions etc.”
Martin Roussev is chairman of the management board of the Bulgarian association of grain and feed traders and Executive director of Vitagrain BG JSCo. – leading trade company in Bulgaria and exporter of grain and oilseeds.
Martin has a Master’s degree in Economics and a considerable experience in international trade within leading companies such as Louis-Dreyfus (France) and Walton (USA).
Dr. Rory Deverell is a senior commodity risk manager for INTL-FCStone and has been analysing and commenting on agricultural markets for over 10 years. Rory’s background is in agriculture with agriculture degree and PhD from University College Dublin.
Rory worked as a trader for R&H Hall, Irelands largest feed ingredient import. Currently, Rory works for INTL-FCStone, one of the world’s leading agricultural commodity risk management firms assisting European grain producers, traders and end-users to manage their price risk.
Jaime is vice president of OTC & Advisory for the EMEA Region at INTLFCStone. Having joint the company in 2007, Jaime has dedicated the last ten years to specialising in the grains & oilseeds sector. Working with the full commercial Ag value chain, from producers, through to processors and end users. Centred on clearly defining and evaluating actual commercial price risk as it relates to margins. Prior to working at INTLFCStone, Jaime traded as an open outcry pit trader, trading futures and options books on the New York Board of Trade’s, Finex (FX Futures) exchange.
Sergey Feofilov is managing partner of UkrAgroConsult company – the first consulting agency in Ukraine specializing in agricultural business. More than 23 years experience of Mr. Feofilov in analyzing the agri sector of Ukraine and the Black Sea region allows considering him as a recognaized specialist in international agrarian business. He was trained under a number of national and international programs (1997 – UK, 2006 – USA). Mr. Feofilov is well known speaker about agricultural topics at major international conferences.