Dan is the former head of a commodity trading group at Fortum Generation, based in Stockholm. His focus was on speculative positions in the energy commodity complex using relative and directional techniques. In 2004-08 Dan was a market maker and proprietary trader in equity options at Svenska Handelsbanken in Stockholm. Dan started his trading career as an equity option floor trader on the Pacific Option Exchange in San Fransisco in 2000 working for Cutler Group LP. Dan has a Bachelor degree in Economics from the University of California, Berkeley and is a former member of the Swedish national swimming team.
Jonas has a background as analyst and portfolio manager at Gustavia Fonder (2005-2017). At Gustavia he was the head of the Eastern European Team responsible for all the funds investing in the region, such as the Gustavia Balkan and the Gustavia Russian fund. In 2015-2017 Jonas was main responsible for launching the multi-assets funds of Gustavia, developing investment strategies for investing in corporate credit and equities. Jonas has a M.Sc. in Business Administration with specialization in Business Finance from the University of Lund.
Hans is the former chief trader of the commodity trading group at Fortum in Stockholm, focusing mainly on proprietary trading in the oil and coal markets. Hans worked for Fortum in 1999-2013. Hans started in the ship broking business in 1977 at Simsonship in Stockholm. In 1981 he moved on to become an oil broker and was the head institutional oil broker for Astrup Fearnley in New York 1982-92. During the later half of the 90's he was a gas consultant and later partner at Markedskraft A/S, an energy trading firm.
Niklas has a background as researcher/portfolio manager at CTA funds (Estlander&Ronnlund ltd 2002-2006 and FTC Capital GmbH 2006-2010) where he was an integral part in developing and researching different strategies as well as system design. In 2010 he started at Fortum where he was responsible for developing the risk and portfolio allocation system. Niklas has a M.Sc. degree in Mathematics and is the developer of our in-house quantitative platform.