James Burr, SVP-Energy with FCStone Financial Inc. will speak about fuel price volatility and its impact on logistics at ABA 2019 Logistics Conference
About James M. Burr
James is Senior Vice President – Energy at INTL FCStone Financial Inc. FCM Division. James began his career within the commodity industry in 1981 as a commercial grain hedger employed by Farmers Commodities Corporation based in their Kansas City office. Since then, Mr. Burr has pioneered the firm’s entry into the energy futures markets and started the firm’s Energy Swaps division .
With more than 37 years of experience managing risk for commercial accounts, from retailers to end-users, Mr. Burr possesses a unique understanding of the strategic use of derivatives, physicals and the futures market as beneficial tools to manage risk and improve profits. As a keynote speaker, he utilizes his expertise with cash contracts, futures and derivatives to afford the client risk management skills much needed in today’s marketplace.
James holds Bachelor’s Degrees in Animal Science and Agricultural Business, plus a Master’s Degree in Agricultural Business.
About ABA 2019 Logistics Conference
Monday, April 29 to Wednesday, May 1, 2019
5:00 PM– 12:00 PM CT
Hotel Chicago Downtown, Marriott Autograph Collection
333 North Dearborn Street Chicago, IL 60654