Javier Blas is the Chief Energy Correspondent at Bloomberg, where he covers the big trends in the energy and commodities industry and markets. He has a particular interest in Big Oil, the geopolitics of energy and food, the business models of the commodities trading houses, mining and metals, shipping, and the environment.

Previously, Javier was the Africa Editor (2013-2015) and Commodities Editor (2010-13) for the Financial Times. Prior to this, he was a commodities correspondent for the FT from June 2007.

Books in order of publication:

The World for Sale: Money, Power and the Traders Who Barter the Earth’s Resources – 2020