Nino is a seasoned trading professional with more than 15 years of experience in trading of physical oil, refined products, oil derivatives, and credit derivatives. Prior to cofounding ELEMENT with Gregor von la Valette, Nino held several trading and management positions at companies, such as Maddox (former PS Trading SA), SET Select Energy, Citigroup, J.P. Morgan, and Mendex. A native German speaker, Nino is also fluent in English, Russian, Spanish, and French. He holds a business degree from ESCP Paris, Madrid, Oxford and a Master’s from City, University of London.