Ole Hansen

Ole Hansen

Formal First Name

Ole Hansen is the Head of Commodity Strategy at Saxo Bank, a leading fintech specialist that connects people to investment opportunities in global capital markets. In his role, Ole focuses on delivering strategies and analyses of the global commodity markets defined by fundamentals, market sentiments, and technical developments. He is the long-time author of the widely-distributed Saxo Weekly Commodity Update, which covers the news and outlook for the major commodities, from oil and gas to industrial metals and agricultural products, providing clients with commodity-related trade views under the #SaxoStrats brand. In addition, Ole offers almost daily insights on the commodity market for the popular Saxo Market Call, a unique daily podcast hosted by the Saxo Strategy team that synthesizes coverage across asset classes. Ole is a respected strategist skilled in the fields of trading and investment, with over 20 years of experience both on the sell-side and hedge funds.

Professional Experience


  • Ole has previously worked 20 years in London most recently for Beach Capital, multi asset futures and foreign exchange hedge fund.

  • At Beach Capital, he was in charge of the trade execution team as a Futures & FOREX trader.

  • He was a broker at GNI, and a clerk at the Danish Bank, where he focused on foreign exchange, fixed income, and money markets.


  • Ole is a regular contributor to both broadcast and print media, including CNBC, Bloomberg, The Wall Street Journal, and Telegraph.

  • He has been interviewed or featured in Reuters, and The Financial Times, among others.