Our Team

Will Ainger


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New York


Prior to launching SparkSpread in 2005, Will held various senior positions with Institutional Investor’s News division in London and New York. Most recently, he served as managing editor of Power Finance & Risk between 2000 and 2004. Other senior positions he has held with Institutional Investor’s News division since 1995 include London bureau chief of Derivatives Monitor, the company’s former derivatives wire service, and managing editor of Insurance Finance & Investment in New York.


Will has also written for The Independent and Financial News. He earned an honours degree in politics and history from the University of Newcastle upon Tyne in 1991.


Victor Kremer


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New York


Before launching SparkSpread in 2005, Victor held several senior editorial positions with Institutional Investor's News division in London and New York between 1995 and 2004. These included managing editor of Derivatives Week and managing editor of BondWeek. He launched Power Finance & Risk in 1998 and served as London bureau chief and executive editor for Institutional Investor News from 2000 to 2004.


Victor has also written for Alpha magazine, Emerging Markets and Financial News. He holds a degree in politics from the University of Newcastle upon Tyne and a postgraduate diploma in newspaper journalism from City University in London.


Jinjoo Lee


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New York


Jinjoo Lee is an associate editor for SparkSpread. Before joining Acuris, she was an energy reporter for IJGlobal and interned at CNN's international desk. She graduated with a B.S. in policy analysis and feminist, gender studies from Cornell University, where she wrote and edited for the student-run daily newspaper.


Tom Goulding


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As EMEA deputy editor, Tom Goulding helps coordinate SparkSpread’s power and renewables coverage from London. Previously a senior reporter breaking off-diary energy finance news for Inframation, he earned his spurs as a trade journalist covering the UK’s lively waste management industry. Tom holds an NCTJ diploma as well as an English Literature BA from the University of Surrey.


Rob Clow




Rob Clow is a senior reporter with SparkSpread in Sydney, covering energy mergers and acquisitions, project finance and trading in the Asia Pacific region. A financial journalist with over 20 years’ experience in London, New York and Sydney, Rob has previously worked on the staff of the Financial Times, The Australian, The Australian Financial Review, the New York Post and Institutional Investor magazine.