Robert Alpen, Head of Trading

Robert Alpen

Head of Trading

Robert brings almost 20 years of experience in Global Energy Markets with a specific focus on Natural Gas and LNG throughout his career.  He started with Sempra Energy Trading in Stamford, CT, USA for 3 years before moving with Sempra to London where he rose to be VP of European Natural Gas.  After a brief spell at Essent Trading in Geneva as VP of the Capital Desk, he took on task of building Gunvor Group’s Natural Gas business, spending 8 years creating a successful, global platform for gas trading.  Robert has a Bachelor’s of Science in Economics from Virginia Tech University.