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EDF TRADING BOOSTS ITS NORDIC MARKETING ACTIVITIES

EDF Trading, a wholly-owned subsidiary of EDF S.A., is pleased to announce that Magnus Zeisig at Devel Energy AB will be supporting its Origination team in order to develop EDF Trading’s marketing activities in the Nordic energy markets effective 1st May, 2015.

Zeisig is Founder of Devel Energy, an energy consulting company providing energy services in the Scandinavian market.  Prior to that, he was a Senior Portfolio Manager at Markedskraft ASA and head of its operations in Sweden and Finland.

“With the support of Magnus, we are now able to offer our Nordic clients tailored hedging solutions which will allow them to more effectively manage their energy costs or revenues whilst reducing their level of risk”, said Philipp Büssenschütt, Chief Commercial Officer, Origination and Business Development. “EDF Trading has been a significant participant in the Nordic power market for many years and I’m delighted that Magnus is supporting us in our efforts to develop our marketing activities across this important region”, he continued.

Zeisig will be working closely with Jean-Louis Chaut, Senior Origination Manager.

 
For further information, please contact:
 
EDF Trading
Michele Reid, Head of Communications
Tel: +44 (0) 20 7061 4232
Email: michele.reid@edftrading.com
 
 
About EDF Trading
EDF Trading is a leader in the international wholesale energy markets. It 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, LNG, upstream gas, coal and freight and environmental products markets.  It is one of the largest wholesale market traders in Europe for power and gas, one of the main providers of energy management services for power generation companies in the US and one of the largest marketers of gas in North America.  It is one of the largest importers of coal into Europe and is a leading US energy retailer for large commercial and industrial customers.
 
EDF Trading is a 100% owned subsidiary of EDF, Europe’s leading electricity producer.  EDF Trading has around 1000 employees with offices in the UK, Europe, Singapore, China, the United States and Canada.  For more information, please visit www.edftrading.com.