Global energy data provider Platts has been a trailblazer in the energy & commodities trading business. It now aims to be a champion of gender diversity in this male-dominant industry, says its president Martin Fraenkel.
"Those of us who are managers and leaders need to do what we can to provide a fair environment to all employees; where you recruit from and how you recruit are very important to growing the pipeline of diverse employees." - Martin Fraenkel.
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MARTIN Fraenkel comes across as most unassuming for a head honcho of a price reporting agency with a commanding voice in the lucrative yet complex energy and commodity markets.
There is no discernible trace of the stereotypical "alpha male trader" in the market practitioner who now helms...