In this issue of the GCARD, we are delighted to interview Sharon (Hyman) Weintraub, who is the Senior Vice President for Gas and Power Trading International at bp. Weintraub’s career spans commodity derivatives trading, risk management, and chief financial officer duties in positions across the globe, including in Chicago, Houston, London, and Singapore. She is also a member of the JPMCC’s prestigious Advisory Council.
In this issue’s GCARD interview, Weintraub describes her 30+ year career along with her view on the significant changes in the industry that have occurred during her career in the energy markets. She then discusses her current role at bp as well as some of the initiatives of the JPMCC’s Industry Advisory Council. The interview concludes with her advice for students and young professionals interested in a career in the commodities and/or energy markets.