Gary Gurry has joined BP in London as trade finance manager, Integrated Supply & Trading. His role is to arrange, structure and document facilities and trade finance with banks and insurance groups, in order to increase sales of oil traders, and to oversee the general trading and structuring of oil trades from a credit/trade finance perspective.

Gurry was previously a divisional director at insurance broker Willis. He has also been a managing director at Bon Pour Aval and head of emerging markets at Henry Ansbacher.