Stella Farrington is a London-based senior writer on the commodities desk of Risk.net, covering risk management, trading and regulation in regard to companies in the energy and commodity derivatives markets. She has more than 15 years’ experience of reporting on the physical and financial energy markets. During that time, Stella has followed the development and evolution of the markets as they responded to the different influences of the time, from the 2001 collapse of Enron to the Gulf War in 2003 and the 2008 financial crisis, which spawned the current draft of derivatives regulation.
Previously, Stella was the editor of Energy Risk for eight years, starting in 2005. Before that she was a reporter on the energy desk at Dow Jones Newswires for five years.