Portfolio Manager (Barak Shanta Commodity Fund)
Remi has acquired 30 years of experience in agricultural commodities trading, business development and risk management in Africa. He spent most of his career with Louis Dreyfus Company (LDC) which he joined shortly after graduating in International Commerce from ESSEC Business School in Paris.
Remi served as CEO for LDC Africa for 10 years, where he created a regional agricultural commodities market leader. More recently, he has occupied the functions of VP Africa for Ameropa and Head of Business for Engelhart Commodities Trading Partners (ex Banco BTG Pactual). He has been involved in several independent ventures in the field of agriculture, food security and biotechnology, and director of various trade and industry organisations over the year. Remi was born in Senegal and has spent 20 years of his life in Africa.