HC Group partners some of the world’s leading energy and commodities trading organisations, as well as a range of companies involved in the production, processing, transportation, storage, marketing and distribution of energy and commodity products globally.
Energy and commodities markets are undergoing a period of wholesale structural change and disruption. Challenges range from climate and carbon, to heightened geopolitical and operational risks, to accelerating automation and digitalisation.
As markets become more inter-connected and organisations strive for competitive edge, it is increasingly important that businesses align their strategic objectives with the correct talent strategies.
HC Group operates as a matrixed organisation with energy and commodity sector and functional specialist teams represented across our global offices. Our industry sector specialists have deep knowledge and networks within the various product and geographic markets in which they operate, allowing our clients access to the talent and insights that matter.
Agriculture & Nutrition
Servicing clients focused on feeding the world
Supporting Financial Institutions
Gas, Power & Renewables
Fuelling the Energy Transition
Liquid Fuels & Chemicals
Operating across the midstream and downstream oil markets
Metals & Minerals
HC works with organisations in the Metals and Minerals industry
Shipping & Logistics
HC work alongside a wide range of transportation & logistics companies
Commodity trading in the UAE
Christian Tabet, Senior Advisor at Energex Partners, tells HC Insider about the market trends we are seeing.
Hydrogen: hope, hype and thermodynamics with Paul Martin
Is the hydrogen economy more hype than hope?
Trading houses and funds up their game on decarbonisation
It is becoming clear that the results of 2020 will be difficult to repeat, particularly in the crude & fuel oil markets.
Redefining excellence in commodity trading
HC Insider speaks to Karey Baum, Founder of Pegasus Commodities, to find out more about her team of former traders.
Navigating the Tanker Market with Richard Matthews
What drives the tanker market? What are the short- and long-term impacts of the pandemic?
Exclusive interview: Somruedee Chaimongkol, Chief Executive, Banpu
Somruedee Chaimongkol has been leading Thailand’s largest coal producer and power generator, Banpu, since 2015.
Crude Oil Trading: The hottest seat in the energy transition with Kurt Chapman
As we embark on energy transition, oil trading will not only become more crucial but more lucrative.
The exploration of lithium brine in Mongolia
Canadian mining company ION Energy is on track to becoming a major player in the battery metals space.
The Power of Biogas with John Rose
Joining us to discuss is John Rose, Chief Commercial Officer for Asset Finance Partners.
The Not-So Super-Cycle with Ivo Sarjanovic
Are we truly in a commodity super-cycle?
The energy transition’s impact on global markets and trading
Reuters Events Commodities launch whitepaper on the Energy transition’s impact on global markets and trading.
The challenge of trade surveillance and market abuse
HC Insider explores how innovative technology is helping organisations to future proof their business.
The future of trade surveillance
Surveillance is a key requirement for trading firms to improve risk detection and identify market abuse.
Sourcing renewable power: buy, build or invest with Toby Stanway
Across the developed world, companies face the pressure to decarbonize by 2030.
Talent Trends in Plant Protein
Vegan and vegetarian consumers once made up most of the consumption of alternative protein.