HOUSTON – July 9, 2012 – Amerex Energy Services, a division of Amerex Brokers LLC, a wholly-owned subsidiary of GFI Group Inc., (NYSE: GFIG), has hired Melissa Mabe as a Senior Energy Consultant. Ms. Mabe will report to Jeff Shoaf, SVP of Amerex Energy Services and will be based in Houston where she will focus on new customer development as well as helping customers devise the best strategy for their energy needs.
Ms. Mabe has over 10 years of extensive direct sales and indirect sales experience in the deregulated electricity and natural gas markets. She most recently comes to Amerex from Spark Energy and prior to that she spent over seven years at GDF Suez Energy, N.A.
“We are excited to grow our team by adding Melissa as our newest energy consultant. She brings a wealth of knowledge and experience across electric and gas markets. As we expand our presence to assist more large consumers of electricity and natural gas, Melissa will be instrumental in our customer development and advisory activities,” said Jeff Shoaf.
About Amerex Energy Services
Amerex Energy Services is a division of Amerex Brokers LLC. Amerex Energy Services is a national energy consultant that provides industrial, commercial and institutional clients with a wide array of sophisticated energy and energy-related financial tools designed to provide a stable platform to manage risk. Founded in 1978, Amerex is a leading over-the-counter energy brokerage offering services in electricity, natural gas, emission credits and allowances, renewable energy credits, retail energy procurement, energy consulting and energy data services. From its office in Houston, Amerex offers liquidity and timely execution to meet the needs of a global client network of more than 1,000 firms including thousands of traders and risk management professionals. For additional information, please visit www.amerexenergy.com. Amerex Brokers LLC is a wholly-owned subsidiary of GFI Group Inc. (NYSE:
(GFIG), a leading provider of wholesale brokerage services, clearing services, electronic execution and trading support products for global financial markets. GFI Group Inc. provides brokerage services, market data, trading platform and analytics software products to institutional clients in markets for a range of fixed income, financial, equity and commodity instruments. GFI operates one of the largest wholesale energy brokerage businesses in North America both directly and through its Amerex and StarSupply businesses.
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Vice President, Marketing & Data Services
Amerex Brokers LLC
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