About The Course Director

Singapore, Singapore
07 May - 08 May, 2018


Judith Ganes-Chase is a world-renowned soft commodities and futures analyst with over 30 years’ experience in the food and agricultural industries. Judy is well-known for her unique ability to not only gather, synthesize and interpret data in both an historical and present-day context, but also for the way she clearly and concisely articulates her findings and insightful opinions.

Prior to starting her independent commodities research and consulting services company, J. Ganes Consulting, Judy was Director of News and Research at InterCommerical Markets. She also spent most of her career on Wall Street working for major brokerage houses Merrill Lynch (now part of Bank of America) and Shearson Lehman (now Morgan Stanley) as a Senior Softs Analysts for their many institutional and retail clients.

Judy also conducts educational seminars on structured trade finance, and has been interviewed and quoted countless times in the major print, online and broadcast media outlets worldwide including The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, CNN, MSNBC, Barron’s, Bloomberg.com, Financial Times, Futures Industry Magazine, Forbes Magazine, The Economist, Fox News and NBC’s Today Show.