Levmet Holdings Limited - Appointment of Mr. Gavin Prentice to the Board of Directors

09 October 2015, Malta: Levmet Holdings Limited is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Gavin Prentice to the Board of Directors.

Mr. Prentice has spent over 30 years in the metals brokerage industry, most recently as Global Head of Sales at Marex Spectron, a Category 1 Member of the London Metal Exchange (the “LME”). Mr. Prentice brings to Levmet a wealth of knowledge, experience and contacts. More specifically, Mr. Prentice will advise the Levmet Board on developments within the LME and help broaden the company’s trading activities and profile in the global markets. 

He is a former Member of the Board of Directors of the LME and was involved in the sale process to Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited. Following the successful sale of the LME, Mr. Prentice continues to serve the LME in his capacity as Chairman of the Aluminium and Nickel Committees.  “I am looking forward to joining the Levmet Board. I hope that my experience and knowledge of the global metals markets will allow me to make a valuable contribution to the Company”, said Mr. Prentice.

Mr. Ashley Levett, President of Levmet, said, “Mr. Prentice’s appointment to the Levmet Board demonstrates our continued commitment to strengthen our team and lay the foundations necessary to expand on our continued success. I am delighted that he has accepted a position on the Board and I’m looking forward to working with him in the future”.

For further information please visit info@levmet.com or +377 93 25 16 30.


Notes to editors:

Founded in 2012, Levmet has built an exceptional management team focused on proprietary & physical trading and investment.

Today, the Company has a diversified business, trading a wide spectrum of metals and hard commodities including copper, iron ore, coal, aluminium, zinc, nickel and other minor metals.

Through its core activities as a Liquidity Provider and Proprietary Trader, Levmet has quickly grown to trade on average over $200bn. of metal annually establishing itself as a top ten player on The London Metal Exchange.