Home oil & gas AFRICA 23/02/2016 Trafigura’s old guard shoved to the sidelines Management of Trafigura’s oil affairs was suddenly withdrawn from Jean-Pierre Valentini, the trading giant’s long-standing authority on Africa. [...] (313 words) This article may be accessed by subscribers and e-wallet holders (EUR 6) Log in to read more Already have an account? Log in Keep me logged in Forgot your password? OK Subscribe toAfrica IntelligenceorPay-Per-Article E-wallet starting from 30 EUR Subscribe or Pay-Per-Article Discover our offers Not reader yet?Create an account to access our FREE SECTION A free issue A selection of articles New editions' summaries Keyword notifications to follow people or topics of interest to you A free issue and a selection of free articles Summaries and email notifications Keep me logged in Create a free account Free Articles MOROCCO Business 22/05/2020 Private firm Sentinel lands security contract with EU delegation DJIBOUTI UNITED STATES HORN OF AFRICA Diplomacy 19/05/2020 US Air Force beefs drone capacity against al-Shabaab CAMEROON Politics 05/05/2020 Biya's hardliners go after Maurice Kamto's finances Access the free section On the same subject Spotlight SOUTH SUDAN 12/09/2017 Trafigura threatened in its Juba stronghold When Trafigura's African trading big wheel, Jean-Pierre Valentini, walked out 18 months ago he set in motion a ripple effect that has begun to eat away at the oil trading giant's positions in Africa. The firm's latest bastion to come [. [...] AFRICA 15/11/2016 Trafigura loses its old African hands The resignation of Mariano Marcondes Ferraz from the board at Trafigura has deprived the trading group of one of its [...] NIGERIA 26/01/2016 Monthly swap seen as Buhari’s antidote to shortfalls To avoid placing all gasoline import contracts in the same hands the Nigerian president has inaugurated a new kind of short-term contract. [...] CONGO 12/01/2016 Scary times for traders The plunge in the oil price and stagnation in Congo-B’s production have prompted Glencore and Trafigura to try to re-negotiate their agreements with SNPC. [...] CONGO 10/11/2015 SNPC won't be able to pay back advance funding The drop in the oil price is going to prevent the national oil company from paying back loans it contracted with banks. [...] NIGERIA 01/09/2015 Winners and losers in NNPC swap deals In step with one of the priorities of Nigeria’s president Muhammadu Buhari, contracts that had allowed for cargoes of crude [...] Spotlight AFRICA 05/07/2011 Trafigura takes a new tack Two years after the legal case relating to dumping toxic waste in Ivory Coast was settled, Trafigura, the world's second biggest independent trader after Vitol (it's tied with Glencore for second place), has changed the way it operates in Africa. [...] Receive prompts for these topics Claude Dauphin Elf Frederic Fatien Jean-Pierre Valentini Jeremy Weir Jose Larocca Lucien Ebata Mike Wainwright Orion Roald Goethe Stephane Velentini Trafigura Worldwide Energy See all keywordsSee fewer keywords Create a freenotification What is a notification?