Who we are

About us
  • Machada Group has established itself as a reputable company in the commodity finance and trading sectors with a strong focus on international trade and finance transactional risk monitoring, collateral- and asset risk management and business sectors.
  • With a focus on tailoring and structuring their clients' business requirements, Machada Group expertise in technology-driven administration, collateral and risk management platforms ensure our clients reduce transactional and commodity trade risk.
  • Headquartered in Budapest, Hungary, and subsidiary offices in Switzerland, Mozambique, Zambia & South Africa, the company has been assisting international trade and investment companies in entering the Sub-Saharan African markets with reduced risk since 2016.
  • Our core sector focus is the petroleum and energy industries, covering various petroleum products trade, compliances, stock monitoring and inspection services within the South African and Africa value chains.
  • As our head office is based in Europe, and our services offered spread in various countries, we have the benefit of operating in most currencies and jurisdictions while adhering to strict core values and corporate governance frameworks in each jurisdiction.