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Mercuria power trader joins rival merchant


Mercuria power trader joins rival merchant

Rurik Oprita, most recently a Nordic power trader at Mercuria Energy Group in Oslo, is set to join Freepoint Commodities.
He is joining Freepoint as a senior energy trader in London, says a source.
Officials at Freepoint and Mercuria declined comment. Oprita joined Mercuria in 2012 from Citi, where he was a director of Scandinavian power trading.
Oprita joined Citi in London in 2010. He was previously a Nordic power trader at EGL and before that worked for Dutch utility Nuon and Aquila.