CTRM Conference Sponsors

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Sponsorship Opportunities

A number of sponsorship opportunities exist for this event.

Each sponsor will be announced via a blog article on CTRMCenter.


  • Video Production (sponsor to select 1 of the following 2 options):
    1. Video interview produced prior to the event in which Sponsor Executive would discuss his/her views of the top 3 issues in CTRM. Video will be shown once during break in speakers at the conference and will be posted to ComTech websites within 2 weeks of the event. Video intro will include client logo and will run no more than 3 ½ minutes in length. Interview to be conducted no less than 3 weeks prior to the event. Or,
    2. Video interview produced at the event discussing the top issues explored during presentations, posted to ComTech websites within 2 week after event. Video will run a minimum of 3, but no more than 5 ½ minutes in length.
  • 1 additional signage inside presentation room,
  • Ability to provide all attendees with information and a give away in the official attendees pack,
  • Identified on CTRMConference website with an additional 500-word write up on the sponsors page,
  • Identified on all promotions of the conference including press announcements,
  • Ability to propose an end user speaker (needs to be approved by ComTech in advance and needs to be identified and confirmed within 6-weeks of the date if the conference),
  • 4 free attendee passes


  • 1 signage in inside the presentation room,
  • Ability to provide all attendees with information and a give away in the official attendees pack,
  • Identified on CTRMConference website with an additional 200 word write up on the sponsors page,
  • Identified in all promotions of the conference including press announcements,
  • 4 free attendee passes


  • Identified on CTRMConference website with an additional 50 word write up on the sponsors page,
  • Identified in all promotions of the conference including press announcements,
  • 2 free attendee passes


  • Identified on CTRMConference website as a Bronze level sponsor with a logo on the sponsors page,
  • Identified in all promotions of the conference including press announcements,
  • 2 free attendee passes

Reception Sponsor:

  • Sponsorship of the reception opening event
  • 1 signage in inside the presentation room and reception room,
  • Ability to provide all attendees with information and a give away in the official attendees pack,
  • Identified on CTRMConference website with an additional 200 word write up on the sponsors page,
  • Identified in all promotions of the conference including press announcements,
  • 2free attendee passes
  • NOTE: Reception Sponsorship does not qualify for any ComTech Retainer client discounts

Break Sponsorships:

  • Identified as the break sponsor verbally and in the program
  • Identified as break sponsor on the website and other written promotional materials

Gold Sponsors


Founded in 1992, OpenLink (www.openlink.com) is the global leader in Transaction Lifecycle Management (TLM) software for the commodity, energy and financial services industries. OpenLink's products address portfolio management, trading, risk management, and operations processing for both financial and physical assets.

Owned by leading private equity investment firm Hellman & Friedman, OpenLink is a global software and services business that has grown both organically and through strategic acquisitions, to achieve revenues in excess of $300 million. The company serves over 600 clients, including 12 of the world's largest commodity and energy companies, 9 of the largest financial institutions, and 13 of the largest central banks. OpenLink has 1,200 employees in 14 global offices on five continents, with headquarters outside New York City and field offices in Houston, Manhattan, London, Berlin, Vienna, Toronto, Tulsa, São Paulo, Mexico City, Bangalore, Singapore, Dubai and Sydney.

OpenLink has received numerous industry awards and recognition, including citations as the industry leader in Commodity/Energy Trading and Risk Management (C/ETRM) systems, and first-in-class ranking by Energy Risk magazine.

Silver Sponsors

Fendahl Technology

Fendahl is a specialist provider of consulting services and specialist CTRM (commodity trading & risk management) software solutions to commodity trading organisations. Fendahl has a dedicated team of over 90 staff with offices in the Americas, Asia, and EMEA, serving a growing global client base across multiple commodity segments.

Fendahl’s Fusion CTRM suite is leading the next generation of CTRM solutions, setting new standards for; ease of use, flexible functionality, end user performance, scalability, reliability, and also provides the lowest cost of ownership in the industry.

Bronze Sponsors


Allegro is a leading provider of commodity management software for power and gas utilities; refiners, producers and traders of crude oil, refined products, soft commodities and ags; and industrial energy consumers. With more than 30 years of industry expertise, Allegro’s software provides the global intelligence companies need to manage physical and financial positions, and to optimize their assets and portfolios using tools that quantify and mitigate risks. Headquartered in Dallas, Texas, Allegro has offices in Calgary, Dubai, Houston, London, Singapore, Zurich, Kuala Lumpur and Jakarta along with a global network of partners.


Aspect is the leading global provider of multi-commodity trade, risk and operations management solutions (E/CTRM) delivered Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) in the cloud. With more than 487 customers in 86 countries, it’s one of the fastest growing providers with rapid deployment, affordable subscriptions, and immediate ROI for all size companies from the largest trading organizations in the world, to small and large trading firms. AspectCTRM is a full-featured commodity trading and risk management enterprise suite for front, middle and back office with support for financial and physical trade activity. It’s available in three editions: Lite, Standard and Enterprise, expanding in functionality according to the needs and budgets of clients. Aspect is the only E/CTRM solutions provider with market data and analytics tools delivered with its trade and risk functions on the same platform, for convenient price uploads to CTRM.

Brady PLC

Brady plc is the leading provider of software solutions for global commodity trading. We offer a choice of trading and risk management applications designed to enable producers, consumers, financial organisations and trading companies to manage all of their commodity transactions in an integrated solution - including pre-deal analysis, trade capture, risk management, foreign exchange, credit risk, logistics, cash management, physical operations, back office financials, and treasury settlement. Complementing its advanced ECTRM solutions, Brady also delivers unrivalled recycling management solutions to some of the world's largest commercial recycling firms. Brady has more than 30 years of expertise in the commodity markets and over 400 customers worldwide depend on our software solutions to manage risk and deliver vital business transactions across their global operations. Brady customers include many of the world's largest financial institutions, trading companies, miners, refiners, producers, mills, scrap processors, tier one banks, a large number of London Metal Exchange (LME) Category 1 and 2 clearing members and many leading European energy generators, traders, and consumers. Our expert market knowledge, professionalism and proven problem-solving capabilities enable us to understand the challenges our clients face and develop tailored solutions that consistently meet and exceed their needs.


Eka is the global leader in providing Smart Commodity Management software solutions. Eka’s analytics-driven, end-to-end Commodity Management platform enables companies to efficiently and profitably meet the challenges of complex and volatile markets. The company’s best-of-breed solutions manage commodity trading, enterprise risk, compliance, procurement, supply chain, operations, logistics, bulk handling, processing, and decision support. Eka partners with customers to accelerate growth, increase profitability, improve operational control, and manage risks and exposures. Eka is a team of 315 staff with offices in the Americas, Asia, Australia, and EMEA, serving a rapidly growing global client base across multiple commodity segments.

Generation 10

Companies that partner with Generation 10 benefit from the industry’s most complete commodity management solution. We’ve spent 15 years building a combination of technologies, professional services and commodity industry expertise that ensures our customers are positioned for success today and for continued growth into the future. G10 Commodity Manager is a multi-commodity, multi-origin, multi-currency solution for trading, logistics and risk management. The system was built with flexibility at the core of its architecture, vital to handling the nuances of different commodities, origins and business processes. There is no standard operating procedure that applies across the board, and this is where many implementations fall down. The same principles have been applied to the user interface, allowing individuals to set up their personal preferences so screens and reports are displayed just as they need them. Suitable for any type of physically traded commodity that is shipped in containers, tank or break-bulk, the system helps you integrate and control your global operations on a single, intuitive and flexible platform


Invensoft Technologies is an IT Company providing Software Solutions for Commodity Business in Agricultural Commodities, Metals, Minerals and Concentrates to global customers in over NINE Commodity origins in Asia, Africa and Latin America. Our software product Invensoft-XBS©Commodity Management (CM), Invensoft-XBS© CTRM and Invensoft-XBS© Commodity Warehousing - 3PL (Third Party Logistics) are focused to meet the End-to-End needs of Commodity Business. Our products provide out of the box features like Origin Business, Procurement, Quality Management, Processing, Warehousing, Sustainability Certification, Traceability, Trading, Contract Management, Hedging, Risk Management, Positions, Exposures, Daily P&L and reporting. Our focused 3PL product provides out of the box features for metals and agro warehouses providing warehousing and 3rd party logistics and processing services. Enabled with latest technology our products are available on cloud, on-premises and has Mobile Apps.


Comprised of industry experts who each have an average of over 15 years of experience in energy trading and risk management, Paragon Energy Software’s promise is to be reliable, responsive and to deliver - forming a strong and lasting partnership with our customers. We are dedicated to providing the best and most cost effective, usable solutions both in credit risk management and broader energy trading & risk management. With our fully functional, innovative, and easy to use software solutions, we deliver on our commitments and have our customers up and running in weeks not months, providing them with significant value for a reasonable investment. Paragon aims to provide the industry’s best and most comprehensive solutions on the market complete with ease of use, technical and configuration innovation, an affordable cost of entry, lower total cost of ownership and overall customer satisfaction. Our unparalleled focus on the customer and their needs in terms of product flexibility, delivery and support is what sets us continually apart from the rest of the market. Our customers experience this commitment, dedication and responsiveness every day of every week as we go the extra mile to deliver what was promised.

perfect channel

Perfect Channel are experts in creating intelligent, enterprise-level auction and trading technologies. We partner with our clients to build global, dynamic marketplaces to reach new customers, optimise pricing and liquidity and deliver real-time trading insight

Pioneer Solutions

Pioneer Solutions is a global provider of C/ETRM, environmental management and financial and regulatory compliance solutions. Serving utilities and trading companies across the globe, Pioneer’s Suite of flexible software applications deliver easy-to-use and integrated functionality for Trade Capture, Position Analysis, Portfolio Management, Risk Reporting and Settlement, thereby providing the insight and granularity to manage operations optimally. Our pioneering and award-winning software offers a user-configurable environment and designed for rapid deployment resulting in a lower total cost of ownership and enhanced customer satisfaction.

Risk Edge Solutions

Risk Edge is a pioneer in Risk & Predictive Analytics with focus on Energy and Commodities Industry. Its software and consulting solutions are geared to solve critical problems for companies, from to P&L Attribution to better hedging models, from Improving Yields to predicting demand & supply using machine learning algorithms. Risk Edge’s Predictive Analytics solution has in-built Machine Learning algorithms that can be easily configured to predict critical variables like customer acquisition / retention, fraud detection, yields, machine failure, demand & supply, etc. The algorithms can also be used to understand hidden relationships between crucial parameters of the business, and how each parameter affects the desired outcome, thereby giving an undeniable edge in understanding patterns and businesses better. Risk Edge’s online product –Derivist – is one of the world’s largest libraries of instrument pricing algos and is available free for everyone. It comes with an API for Enterprise users to price thousands of structured derivative trades within seconds. It also enables Sentiment Analysis of various popular hashtags by mining tweets on a real-time basis.

Reception Sponsor

Factum Ltd

Factum is a multi-faceted consulting firm that was founded with one thing in mind: Helping clients solve problems. With its team of expert consultants and principles of quality, dependability, and commitment, Factum establishes enduring partnerships with clients across industries to help them overcome even the most complex business challenges. Where clients can most benefit from our expertise is in helping them remove internal limitations and solve issues that hinder organizational growth. Remaining competitive in their market is an ongoing priority, but growth often comes with new challenges from the very core of the organization—internal strategy, infrastructure, resources, and more. We understand these challenges and have honed our capabilities by delivering numerous successful programs spanning disparate business sectors. From delivery management to organizational design to resource development and education, Factum focuses on providing clients with expert capabilities that enable them to transform their business from within.