Jon Duffy

Jon Duffy

Jon Duffy

Trading Director

Frontier Agriculture Ltd

After graduating from university in the late 80’s, Jon Duffy began his career with a regional business in UK. Jon spent this time in a position dealing directly with farmers before moving onto the trading desk trading malting barley and wheat. Jon briefly worked for Glencore as their national wheat trader before becoming MD of Gleadell Agriculture in 1996 (one of the largest suppliers of grain in the UK).

In 2005 Jon joined Frontier Agriculture at its inception and has helped build the company to its current position. Jon is responsible for a trading book of over 5.5 million tonnes of physical grain as well as the company’s operations and transport functions. As well as being a director of Frontier, Jon is also chairman of Southampton Grain Silos ltd, and is a board member of AIC (the leading trade association in the agri supply industry).

Jon has three young children and enjoys most sports, but in particular rugby and skiing.