PEOPLE MOVES: Trafigura India hires senior trader Amol Mehra

Trafigura India has hired Amol Mehra as senior trader and head of trading for its Lykos platform, Metal Bulletin understands.

Mehra, based in Mumbai, until recently was running his start-up VedX International where he primarily traded base metals for close to three years.

Previously, he worked at Konkola Copper Mines in Zambia as gm, head of marketing and logistics and concentrate procurement for four years.

Prior to that, he was based in India as head of domestic marketing at Sterlite Industries, a unit of Vedanta Resources.