02 Apr Validere executive appointment: Nick Reid
Validere is pleased to announce the appointment of Nick Reid to the position of Director, Business Development.
Nick will focus on accelerating the growth of our oil and gas footprint for our trading and logistics platform.
Nick has over a decade of experience in oil & gas and capital markets trading. The majority of his career was spent in the trading division of one of the largest multinational oil & gas companies. During this time, he was responsible for the rapid development of a multi billion-dollar crude oil trading business in Canada. Recently Nick entered the financial markets space where he traded interest rate derivatives for one of Canada’s largest banks. Nick holds a Bachelor of Commerce Degree from the University of Calgary and an MBA from Queens University.
Validere provides oil & gas organizations with real-time product quality data and predictive insights that optimize critical operational, logistics, and trading decisions. Validere was founded in 2015 at Harvard by entrepreneurs who recognized the enormous opportunity to bring data transparency and innovation to oil & gas. The company is backed by some of the world’s most notable tech and energy investors including Wing VC, Greylock Partners, Y Combinator, and Sallyport Investments.