Michael has been actively involved in commodities for over 40 years, having begun his career on the London Metal Exchange (LME) in 1971. He has worked for the Sucden Group since 1973.
In 1984, Michael was appointed to the board of Sucden Financial. He has been responsible for helping the company expand its activities from being a single commodity house to a fully comprehensive brokerage company with an extensive international client base.
Michael was Chairman of the London Sugar Market for 4 years, Director of the former London Commodity Exchange (LCE) and London International Financial Futures and Options Exchange (LIFFE). He was also a long serving Director of the LME until the exchange was sold to Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited (HKEx) in 2012 and is a current member of the LME User Committee.
Marc has over 30 years’ experience within the capital markets and commodities business, with extensive knowledge of both OTC and exchange traded derivatives.
Marc’s past roles include President of Jefferies Bache and prior to that he was Managing Director and Chairman at Bache Commodities Limited. Other tenures include COO and Director of Business Development at Cargill Investor Services, Director of Business Development at the London Stock Exchange, and Executive Director at CIBC. His experience also includes working as a trader on the LIFFE floor and for J.P. Morgan, as the senior officer responsible for the floor trading team.
In 2015 Marc joined Sucden Financial as Managing Director, where he is responsible for growing and developing its brokerage activities.