Risk Management

The Risk Management Team (RM Team) provides centralized purchasing, logistics, and execution for all Cattle Empire's feeding locations. RM Team provides support, research, and analysis for customer and Cattle Empire risk projects and positions. RM Team focuses on enterprise margin maximization through hedging input costs: corn, protein, energy, interest rates, etc... and hedging gross revenue through CME Live Cattle Futures, options, OTC products, spreads and basis trading.

Wayne Lee, Risk Manager

Core Responsibilities:

  • Cattle RM: Customer and Company-owned cattle risk positions and risk management
  • Forage RM: Purchase and logistics for all forages
  • Feed RM: Purchase and logistics for Corn/DDG
  • Procurement Analysis: Manage cattle performance data and its applications for future purchases
  • Market Analysis: In-house economic analysis¬†

Contact Information

Office: 620-649-2235
Fax: 620-649-2218