Mercantile & Maritime Hires ex-Trafigura Waters as Asia Head

Maritime Activity Reports, Inc.

September 12, 2019

Energy trader Mercantile & Maritime Group said on Thursday it was hiring Ben Waters, previously with Trafigura, as its head of Asia-Pacific trading.

"We increase our presence and range of capabilities in the region to include trading, storage and blending," MM's chief executive Murtaza Lakhani said.

Singapore-headquartered MM employs around 100 people across Asia, Europe and the Middle East and says it operates in frontier markets, trading oil, refined products and offering shipping and storage services. 

(Reporting by Dmitry Zhdannikov; Editing by Dale Hudson)

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