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About Us

Crest Trade Services is a consulting and managed services provider to the commodity trade 

Consulting &   Managed Services  to the International Commodity Trade

Crest has a deep understanding of the unique challenges and opportunities of commodity trade execution and shipping operations.

Our Background

The Crest team has extensive experience in the commodity trade, driving transformational change in trade execution and shipping operations.

We see an opportunity to level the playing field for commodity traders of all sizes by creating effective networks across the commodity supply chain and providing on-demand access to our expertise and capabilities.

Our Focus


At Crest Trade Services, our focus is on providing world-class trade execution expertise, capabilities, and digital solutions to our customers and partners.


We work with our customers and service partners to build networks across the supply chain, leveraging our combined operational scale to reduce costs, increase organisational flexibility, and improve performance.

Crest Trade Services is here to provide exporters, traders & importers with the expert advisory, training and managed services they need to compete and succeed.​

Consulting &   Managed Services  to the International Commodity Trade

Crest Trade Services has its headquarters in Geneva, Switzerland, a city renowned for its association with the commodity trade and related services.


Our primary focus is on delivering exceptional service to customers across all locations, regions and commodity supply chains. In line with this commitment, we seek to expand our presence in other key commodity centres to provide comprehensive support to our clients.

At Crest Trade Services we enable businesses of all sizes to access the benefits of scale-related opportunities.

We achieve this by leveraging the combined volume and capacity of our customer ecosystem, enabled by trade execution digitisation, to deliver significant advantages to our customers.


At Crest, we offer specialized advice and managed services to startup, boutique, and large trade houses alike. Whether you are an exporter, trader or importer in the commodity value chain our expert knowledge and capabilities can help you achieve your objectives.


Contact us to start the conversation on how Crest can support your growth with our consulting, training and managed services.

Leadership Team

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Jeremy Reynolds

Managing Director

Jeremy's 30-year career in commodity trade operations began at Cargill in 1993, including international experience in the UK, Russia, The Philippines, and Switzerland. With in-depth knowledge of commodity trade execution and shipping operations, Jeremy empowers our partners to drive performance and transform their organisations.

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Charles Funnell

Advisory Board Member

Charles Funnell is the Managing Director of CF Commodities GmbH, a boutique risk management consultancy. Charles has held senior positions across the commodity sector. With over 25 years leadership experience in the origination, trading and industrial market segments Charles brings to Crest his extensive customer, business development and risk management skill sets that further enable our client partnerships.

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Matt Shellabear

Advisory Board Member

Matt is a graduate of IMD Lausanne and has held senior leadership & executive positions in the logistics & commodities sector including at DHL, Cargill, Cofco International, CBH Group and Darigold. Matt is an executive and leadership coach with a global client base. Matt brings his vast knowledge and experience to Crest and advises on strategy, operational transformation and governance.

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