Trafigura shakes up metals unit as head trader Zahir departs [UPDATE]

Trafigura’s head of metals and minerals, Amin Zahir, is leaving the trading company, Fastmarkets heard on Tuesday June 8.

The move will mean that Trafigura’s metal unit heads - Kostas Bintas, Socrates Economou, Philippe Muller and Gonzalo De Olazaval - will report directly to chief executive officer Jeremy Weir, who himself has a background in metals.

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Archie Hunter

June 08, 2021

12:15 GMT