Hector Besong

Hector Besong is portfolio and risk manager at the Common Fund for Commodities (CFC) in Amsterdam. Hector joined the CFC following a 10-year career at Siemens Financial Services, the financing division of the German multinational company. During his decade at Siemens, he was based in the United States, France and most recently in Munich (Germany) where he served as risk manager at Siemens Bank GmbH. Hector’s career at Siemens focused on two areas: serving the needs of Siemens’ customers worldwide by providing financing solutions to meet their capital investments, and managing the risk to Siemens by identifying and mitigating the risks associated with financing.

Hector holds a BA in International Business from the United States International University – Nairobi campus. He earned his MBA with a concentration in finance from Drexel University in Philadelphia. Hector is a citizen of Cameroon.