Tim Dutton, Trading and Risk Consultant
Tim Dutton, Energy Edge
has more than seven years experience in the Australian electricity sector.
brings a wide range of skills suited to participants in the energy market, having developed a high level of understanding of the workings of both the Front and Back Office during his
time at CS Energy
three years as the Senior Energy Trader at CS Energy
applied a broad understanding of the traded electricity market, and the factors that influence price movements and traded volume.
also initiated a number of improvements in both the company's risk management and reporting software, and also in its trading practices.
In addition to his
contract trading skills Tim
also has approximately 12 months spot trading experience.
Prior to undertaking trading roles at CS Energy, he held the position of Treasury Manager, which involved the management of CS Energy's Back Office, Credit and Corporate Treasury functions.
Whilst in this role, Tim
was responsible for redeveloping and implementing the company's Credit and FX policies, writing Board submissions detailing the Group Financing Plan, developing practices and procedures to both obtain an Australian Financial Services Licence, and to trade electricity futures on the SFE.
In roles prior to his
involvement in the electricity sector, Tim's financial background was established through five years in international financial markets with the Royal Bank of Scotland
, and three years as an auditor with PWC
Since joining the Energy Edge team, Tim has applied his broad understanding of Front to Back Office practices through his involvement in and enhancement of other market participants' systems and processes.
Tim has led projects ranging from policy developments and gas industry reviews to the review of commodity trading strategies and due diligence work on major energy asset acquisitions.
has achieved significant expertise in gas markets and the processes around NGAC, GEC
and REC environmental product trading.
regularly delivers the AFMA series of workshops on Electricity Derivative trading.