Jonathan Drake

Jonathan Drake joined RCMA Group in 2012 and built RCMA Sugar into a leading participant in the white sugar containerized trading business. Jonathan brings over 30 years of commodity trading experience with investments in milling, refining and handling of sugar and ethanol.

He had started his career with Cargill in 1985, where after six years in non-grain feed ingredients and the US grain business, he joined the sugar division in Geneva. Jonathan was responsible for building the Cargill sugar business into a leading global sugar industry player with a very profitable track record. He spent the next 21 years in different trading and management roles, and is credited with building that business into a leading global sugar industry player.

Jonathan holds an Master of Science in Economics from the London School of Economics.