Brian Fletcher (a.k.a. Fletch) focuses on strategy development and implementation of price-risk management for dairy commodities. He works with a wide range of clients from around the world that encompass the entire dairy supply chain. Most mornings, you can find him on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange trading floor where he is a registered floor broker. In addition, he is a key team member of Rice Dairy’s over-the-counter, electronic futures and options markets’ operations. His research and analysis focuses on global dairy product prices using a relative value of dairy fat and protein approach. Fletch also co-authors the Fat and Protein Wire, an e-newsletter that provides a weekly recap of milk and dairy prices.
Fletch joined Rice Dairy in 2009 after he graduated with a finance degree from the University of Idaho where he was a member of the Barker Trading Program. Outside of Rice Dairy, he enjoys the outdoors, cheering for Chicago sports, and exploring the globe.