Leadership

Founders

Peo Ravano

Co-Founder & CEO

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Peo Ravano

Co-Founder & CEO

Responsible for the overall management and strategy of the organisation, Peo has over 20 years trading and management experience in global commodity markets, primarily trading derivatives and physical ocean freight. In 2002, he became one of the founders of AWB’s Geneva office where he spent the following 8 years. Initially Peo was the Trading Manager responsible for all ocean freight trading strategies for the group, and later became the Managing Director with overall managerial responsibility for AWB’s international activities. Before joining AWB, Peo held senior trading positions at Tradigrain and Ifchor. Peo holds a law degree from the University of Lausanne.

Robert Petritsch

Co-Founder & CFO

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Robert Petritsch

Co-Founder & CFO

Responsible for the overall management and strategy of the organisation, Robert has over 25 years of experience in international banking and commodity trading. Previous roles include senior management positions at RZB (Managing Director, Corporate Finance, Singapore Branch), Hypovereinsbank (Director, Corporates and Markets, Singapore Branch) and Bank Austria (Senior Manager, Structured Trade Finance, in Singapore, New York and Vienna). Prior to joining Quadra, Robert was Head of Treasury and Trade Finance for AWB Geneva. Robert Petritsch holds a master’s degree from the Vienna University of Economics and Business (WU).

Board Members

Peo Ravano

Co-Founder & CEO

Robert Petritsch

Co-Founder & CFO

Barney Donnelly

Macquarie Bank, Non-Executive Director

Mark Gilliéron

Chabrier Lawyers, Company Secretary

Weston Heide

The Andersons Inc, Non-Executive Director

Ferdinand Sutanto

FKS Food and Agri, Non-Executive Director

Management Team

Peo Ravano

Co-Founder & CEO

Robert Petritsch

Co-Founder & CFO

Elmer Sharp

Head of Risk & Finance

Mark de Jong

Head of operations

Nick Gomersall

Trading Manager

Edouard Aubé

Trading Manager

Robin Cassar

Managing Director, Australia

Olga Solodovnikova

Head of Operations, Russian Federation