Cassian Battistini

Manager - Grain Trading

Cassian Battistini is the manager of Simpsons Malt’s Grain Trading division and is responsible for its day to day operations and strategic planning. Having previously spent ten years in the metals and mining industry as a commodity trader and market analyst, he has acquired an in depth knowledge of international trading, marketing and logistics as well as business strategy development skills.

Cassian and the Grain Trading team assist our farmer partners in formulating sales strategies by providing regular feedback and advice on market conditions and can offer a wide variety of risk management solutions. They have also developed close relationships with end consumers, which has allowed them to establish long term contracts across a range of arable product markets.

Cassian has an academic background in Economics and recently completed a postgraduate degree in Land Economy from the University of Aberdeen.