Brady strengthens its Commodities Team in the Americas

London - 9 December 2014

Brady plc (BRY.L), the leading global supplier of trading, risk management and settlement solutions to the metals, energy and softs sectors, is pleased to announce David Mascia has joined the company as a Senior Business Analyst in the Commodities Division based in New York.

David has extensive experience in the soft commodities industry, including the sourcing, procurement, transportation, logistics, warehousing, trading, hedging, and financing of the products. He also specialises in the interaction of those processes with information systems.

David acquired his experience in commodity trading and business information systems with the Transmar Group, headquartered in Morristown, New Jersey and a leading supply chain service provider offering semi-finished cocoa products. David was involved in supply chain optimisation, sourcing, global logistics, insurance, contract management, physical trading, risk management, position management, project management, supply chain financing, cocoa production, and business intelligence.

Gavin Lavelle, CEO of Brady, commented: "I am pleased to welcome David to join our Commodities team based in New York. We have achieved major change and significant growth in recent years and, as we expect this to continue, we need people of David’s calibre and experience in the agricultural market sector to contribute to our goals. His track record will be a tremendous asset in adding increasing value to our customers.”

David Mascia said: "Having experience in both commodity trading and information systems, it is excellent to be a part of a very driven organisation which is also the market leader in the CTRM industry. With Brady recently securing many significant new deals, I am excited to be joining Brady at this time of tremendous expansion and particularly at a time where soft commodities is receiving such traction."

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