Natasha Kaneva, Managing Director at J.P. Morgan, is Head of the Global Commodities Strategy team. In her role she drives and oversees the global commodities research activities, setting the firm’s views across energy, base and precious metals and agricultural commodities. The team integrates detailed fundamental commodity analysis with J.P. Morgan’s macro-economic forecasts, linking leading indicators of global economic activity with pricing models. Previously, Natasha was the Head of Base and Precious Metals Research, establishing a global presence in the metals markets by not only spearheading J.P. Morgan related client events but also offering expertise at industry conferences. Natasha joined J.P. Morgan in 2012 as a base and precious metals analyst, specializing in market fundamentals. Prior to joining the firm, she spent six years as a buyside metals analyst. Natasha has graduate degrees in linguistics and finance and speaks four languages.