Tala Kayali has 11 years experience brokering listed energy futures and options predominantly on CME NYMEX and ICE. She Joined JP Morgan London Commodity Desk as an energy specialist in November 2008, having worked previously at Newedge and BNP Paribas in London. Tala relocated with JP Morgan to New York in July 2011 to establish a new commodity execution desk. Her career began as a demand-forecasting analyst for BP Gas Marketing in the UK. She also worked at Total Gas Marketing as a graduate Trainee within Supply and Trading.
Tala graduated from Loughborough University with a 2:1 degree in Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Chemistry. She currently serves as an independent consultant in commodity derivatives.