Weather Research Analyst specialized in the Agriculture at Refinitiv
Inside the Supply Chain & Commodities department of Refinitiv’ (formerly Thomson Reuters risk management division), Isaac Hankes leads the weather research team specializing in the short, medium and long term forecasts.
Isaac Hankes is an atmospheric scientist working to providing insight on the intersection between anomalous weather (heat waves, drought, flooding, hurricanes, cold air outbreaks, severe weather, etc.) and its impacts on commodities markets (agriculture, energy, shipping, etc.). His numerious publications reflect a commitment to improve the understanding and communication of weather risks based on the latest statistical/numerical modeling techniques available.
Isaac Hankes graduated with a degree in meteorology in 2007 before graduating from the University of Illinois with a Master’s degree (in 2009) and a PhD (in 2014) in atmospheric science.
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