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Added May 11, 2021

Vortexa scales expert team in EMEA as the stronghold across the region intensifies and global growth surges

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Former ExxonMobil Trader, Michael Ita and Former Energy Intelligence Head of Business Development, Fedor Moisseyev join Vortexa’s EMEA commercial function as growth continues to surge



  • Vortexa’s commercial team continues to scale fast in EMEA as the stronghold across the region intensifies, following the recent appointment of Atin Kapur as a new MD in APAC

  • Michael Ita joins as Commercial Manager, Shipping after seven years at ExxonMobil as a Freight Trader and Marine Fuel UK Sales Manager

  • Fedor Moisseyev joins as Sales Director, EMEA after great business development successes at Energy Intelligence, FGE and GlobalData Energy


Vortexa, the energy and shipping analytics platform, combining AI and deep industry expertise to provide the most complete real-time data and analytics tools for waterborne energy and shipping markets, announced today that Michael Ita and Fedor Moisseyev joined Vortexa, as it continues to scale its commercial activities globally. 

Michael joins as a Commercial Manager responsible for the shipping markets after having held several senior roles at ExxonMobil, including Freight Trader and Marine Fuels UK Sales Manager. Michael’s exceptional commercial track record and deep market expertise make him an invaluable addition to Vortexa’s team as it is significantly expanding in the shipping industry.

‘’Today, we are experiencing a paradigm shift in waterborne energy markets where industry players seize new opportunities and minimise risks through AI-driven data analytics. Vortexa is at the forefront of helping companies unlock a tremendous amount of value in this next era of digitalisation. I wanted to be a part of the solution, and I am thrilled to be joining Vortexa on this journey. I look forward to reconnecting with the shipping and trading communities, and aiding them in reaching their full potential through Vortexa.’’ said Michael. 

Fedor joins as a Sales Director at Vortexa after having held a number of commercial leadership positions in the industry, most recently as the Head of Business Development at Energy Intelligence, and previously at FGE and GlobalData Energy. Fedor is highly experienced in helping energy companies expand their trading edge and will play a key role in building upon Vortexa’s stronghold in EMEA.

‘’Vortexa bridges the gap between the latest technological advancements and evolving trading practices. I am looking forward to helping oil and gas experts make informed decisions using real-time data. It is exciting to be joining such a team of diverse and driven individuals, especially in an industry where the quality of information is of critical importance. ’’ said Fedor. 

Vortexa's intuitive analytics platform allows traders, market analysts, brokers, charterers, and data scientists to see cargo movements and make better-informed trading and shipping decisions faster. Vortexa provides the most comprehensive and accurate view of waterborne crude, refined products and gas flows available today, which uses exclusive data sources, machine learning, and state-of-the-art technology combined with the close oversight of senior energy market experts.

“I am delighted to welcome Michael and Fedor to the team as Vortexa is significantly accelerating our international expansion. Their extensive market knowledge and commercial experience will help us deliver immense value to our current and future clients and partners in the energy and shipping industries‘’ said Fabio Kuhn, CEO of Vortexa. 


For more information on Vortexa, visit  https://www.vortexa.com/leadership or connect with us on LinkedIn. 



 

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