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MOVES: Thomas Leow joins SK Chemicals

Thomas Leow joined Singapore-based SK Chemicals, exclusive agent for trader Trammochem’s olefins business in Asia, on 1 July 2011, the company announced by email on 16 August.   Leow, formerly with Mitsui Tokyo in its olefins trading group, will work with SK Tan in the Singapore office and with Trammochem’s other Asian olefins offices in […]

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Dawn move from Gantrade to Noah’s Ark

More gossip at the Mitsubishi party at EPCA. The Blog hears that Dawn Flaherty of Gantrade in the UK is moving to Noah’s Ark in a logistics role.   We seem to recall that Dawn is an ICIS training alumnus, and hope that the top level petchem training has stood her in good stead in […]

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Drunk oil trader joins Starsupply

The drunken oil trader who lost his employer $10 million in a binge of unauthorized trading (see original ICIS news article) was back in the news this week as he had his day in court. Steve Perkins, formerly of PVM Oil Futures, was fined £72,000 by the Financial Services Authority, but what caught the Blog’s […]

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John Mitchell joins Avestra

John Mitchell, formerly of LyondellBasell, has joined traders Avestra Chemical Suisse SA from 1 July 2010, the company announced on Friday. Mitchell will be trading aromatics in the Swiss office in Lausanne. He previously was product manager with responsibility for styrene and benzene at LyondellBasell in Rotterdam.

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