713.589.8197

A HISTORY OF SUCCESS

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Established in 2003, GDC Trading LLC is an independent trading company registered in Texas with principal offices based in Houston.GDC Trading conducts business with approximately 25 commodity trading firms throughout the Americas, Europe and Asia and maintains relationships with key Financial Institutions. GDCT also acts as an authorized agent for major trading counterparties.

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713-589-8197

gdct.ops.gen@gdctrading.net

431 Mason Park Blvd. - Suite A
Katy, Texas 77450

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OUR PEOPLE

GEORGE DEL CANTO

CEO

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George is the Founder and CEO of GDC Trading and a key figure in the development and growth of the Trade Structured Finance (TSF) field. His firms have delivered over $25 billion of trade-related assets to foreign banks and clients since 1996. Prior to 1996, Del Canto gained 25 years of experience in executive positions with major companies all over the world: Fiat, South America; Canadian Pacific Finance, Switzerland; US Farm Credit System, USA; Cargill, Singapore; EDF Man Group, London and MG Metals, London.

DEREK DEBAKEY

GDC Trading Director

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Derek DeBakey has worked at GDC Trading since 2014. DeBakey graduated from Texas State University with a major in Finance. DeBakey spent four years working in corporate banking and four years serving in the military before joining GDCT.

JENNIFER HO

Operations & Commercial Manager

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Jennifer Ho has worked at GDC Trading since 2011. Ho graduated from the C.T. Bauer College of Business at University of Houston with a Bachelor of Business Administration in Finance and a Minor in Marketing. Ho worked in the bank management industry for two years before joining GDCT.

MARICARMEN DEL CANTO

Controller

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Maricarmen Del Canto has worked at GDC Trading since 2011. Del Canto studied at the University of Lima with a focus in Business Administration and has extensive experience working for top multinational corporations in the oil, gas and cement industry.

MY NGUYEN

Assistant Operations Manager

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My Nguyen has worked at GDC Trading since 2011. Nguyen graduated from the College of Mainland with an Associate of Arts Degree in Business. Nguyen worked in the banking industry for two years before joining GDCT.

RENEE CHOW

Trade Operations Specialist

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Renee Chow has worked at GDC Trading since 2012. Chow graduated from the University of Houston with a Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting and was involved in the banking industry while in school.

CRISTINA EASTERLY

Marketing Specialist

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Cristina Easterly has worked at GDC Trading since 2013. Easterly graduated from Houston Baptist University with a double major in Mass Communications and Rhetorical Theory and a minor in Journalism. Easterly has over six years of experience working in both corporate and non-profit strategic communications including NASA’s Boeing Space Shuttle Program and the Houston Area Women’s Center.

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CLIENT LOCATIONS

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COMMODITIES

AGRICULTURAL

  • Soybeans + SBM
  • Corn
  • Wheat
  • Durum
  • Rice
  • Vegoil
  • Peas
  • Sugar
  • Sorghum
  • Barley
  • Flaxseed
  • Canola

NATURAL RESOURCES

  • Coal
  • Iron Ore

METALS

  • Steel
  • Copper
  • Nickel
  • Alumina
  • Non-ferrous metals

FERTILIZERS

  • Various

VALUE ADDED PRODUCTS

  • Pork
  • Beef
  • Chicken
  • Tallow
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CONTACT

713-589-8197

gdct.ops.gen@gdctrading.net

431 Mason Park Blvd. - Suite A
Katy, Texas 77450