Simon has 18 years of experience analysing and understanding commodity markets. He is a director of Commoditia, an advisory business based in Singapore focussed on supporting investors in, and traders and processors of South East Asian commodities.
Previously, as a Vice President of Invenio, part of Olam International, Mr Bentley led the research for a macro commodity fund trading agricultural commodity futures using fundamental models. Before this, and as a Director of LMC International, Mr Bentley led for many years a team advising multinational agribusinesses, energy and chemical companies, as well as governments, on all aspects of carbohydrate and protein markets. Through many different assignments he has developed a deep understanding of the fundamental structural factors underpinning agricultural commodity prices, costs, trade and production, which he uses to help clients position themselves in the face of changing market conditions.
Mr Bentley is a graduate of Trinity College, Oxford University and the London School of Economics
Mr. Simon Bentley, Managing Director
Asia Starch Market Outlook and Cassava Competitiveness - Can Asia's Cassava Industry Provide a New Supply Base for Feed Amino Acid Production
Day 2 [Wed 24, January], at 09:05 AM
Chairman Afternoon session
Day 2 [Wed 24, January], at 01:45 PM
Panel Discussion - Tapioca starch market situation & pricing outlook
Day 2 [Wed 24, January], at 12:15 PM