EDF Trading, a wholly-owned subsidiary of EDF S.A., announces the appointment of John Grey as Head of Trading, Europe effective 1 September 2023. John will continue to report to Philipp Büssenschütt, Chief Commercial Officer.

Since joining EDF Trading in 2002, John has held a number of roles including Head of UK Power, Head of European Gas, Head of European Power before taking up his current position, Head of Trading, Power in June 2022.

“John has unique experience for this role having been at EDFT for over 20 years. He has in-depth knowledge of our various trading desks and fully understands our risk processes and controls. He is the ideal candidate”, said Philipp Büssenschütt, Chief Commercial Officer.

John will be leading a growing team of energy specialists in power, gas, LPG, green fuels, oil and environmental products.

For further information, please contact:

EDF Trading
Michele Reid, Head of Communications
Tel: +44 (0) 20 7061 4232
Email: michele.reid@edftrading.com

EDF Trading
EDF Trading is a leader in the international wholesale energy markets.  The company manages a portfolio of assets which give it the ability to source, supply, transport, store, blend and convert physical commodities around the world.  These capabilities enable EDF Trading to deliver essential asset optimisation services, risk management and wholesale market access to the EDF Group and its third party customers, helping them to realise the value inherent in their asset portfolios.

EDF Trading is active in the electricity, natural gas, LPG, oil, green fuels and environmental products markets.  It is also active in the LNG market via JERA Global Markets* (“JERAGM”).  EDF Trading is one of the largest wholesale market traders in Europe for power and gas. In North America, EDFT is one of the leading marketers of gas and power and one of the main providers of generation services for power generation companies. 

EDF Trading is a 100% owned subsidiary of EDF SA., one of the world’s biggest electricity generators and a leader in low-carbon production.

EDF Trading has around 800 employees with key offices in London, Paris, Singapore, Tokyo and Houston.

For more information, please visit www.edftrading.com.