• Financial Services
  • Information Technology
  • Chemistry & Chemical Engineering

Number of employees:

  • The Netherlands: 50

Location in The Netherlands:

  • Leiden

Operates in the following countries:

  • Europe



Information marketYes
One-on-one conversationsYes


Northpool is a commodity trading company, based in Leiden, the Netherlands. Northpool’s main focus lies with energy and weather-related commodities and is currently active on the power and gas markets. With the future going forward to an even more sustainable energy environment, anticipating the future energy trends for the coming years is imperative. With wind, sun and rain as ideal sustainable energy sources, the weather has become increasingly important in the energy markets. Variations in weather lead to volatility in the power market.  

Northpool expertise is founded on three pillars, Fundamentals, Efficiency and Opportunities. First, Northpool has a strong knowledge on the fundamental drivers in the energy market. Second, Northpool uses data driven feeding trading strategies leading to a more efficient power market. The trading strategies are strongly driven by the combination of market data and technological possibilities. Finally, Northpool is always seeking opportunities in the market.

Career Opportunities

At Northpool, we believe that teamwork brings us to the best results. That is why our IT and data scientists work closely with the traders and analysts on our trading desk. You can start your career with us, where knowledge about what we do is not necessary, you will be fully trained within our company.