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Federico Stiegwardt

Senior Managing Director, Metals
Cargill Risk Management

Federico Stiegwardt is a senior managing director and global head of the metals product line with Cargill Risk Management. He joined the business in 2004 as a credit analyst, having started his career in investment banking credit analysis at Citibank. Mr. Stiegwardt transitioned to senior marketer with Cargill Risk Management’s Hedging Solutions team in 2006, focusing in North American & Latin American markets. In 2009, he was named team lead for the MERCOSUR region, covering Brazil, Argentina, Chile, Paraguay, Bolivia and Uruguay and became Latin America Director in 2012. The team relocated to Cargill’s Coral Gables office in 2013 to be closer to their growing customer base in 22 countries.

In 2014, Mr. Stiegwardt was named global lead for the business’ metals product line. The team delivers hedging strategies in aluminum, copper, lead, nickel, tin and zinc, as well as ferrous and precious metals. Cargill is a Category 2 member with the London Metal Exchange (LME). Mr. Stiegwardt holds a B.S. in accounting and business administration, as well as an MBA fromIDE CESEM and a master’s of finance from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

Since 1994, Cargill Risk Management has created dynamic hedging strategies for commercial and industrial corporations, as well as more than 7,000 farmers and ranchers. Today, the
business offers customized solutions in more than 70 commodities and 25 currencies across 60 countries.

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