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Freepoint adds to Houston Oil Desk


Freepoint adds to Houston oil desk

Freepoint Commodities has hired a pair of Shell Trading employees to bolster its crude oil trading desk in Houston.
The new hires are Patrick Guillot, a crude oil trader; and Andrew Martin, a market analyst.
Guillot joins as a vice president, crude oil trading, and Martin joins as a senior analyst.
Guillot has worked at Shell in New Orleans and Houston since 2007, according to his LinkedIn profile.
Martin joined Shell in 2004.
Separately, Freepoint recently made several hires for its Houston natural gas desk, including Scott Wischoff, the former head of west gas and power at EDF Trading in Houston, as first reported by SparkSpread on Oct. 22.