Mr. Ben Goldsmith
CEO, Menhaden Capital Management LLP
Ben Goldsmith is the CEO of Menhaden Capital Management LLP which manages an investment trust, Menhaden Capital Plc. This trust invests in business opportunities arising from the efficient use of energy and resources. Sectors of focus include industrial process and material efficiency, energy efficiency and storage, power generation and waste and water. Previously Ben co-founded and built WHEB, now one of Europe's leading specialist sustainability-focused fund management businesses.
Ben sits on the Board and Investment Committee of the Goldsmith family investment organisation, General Oriental, and also chairs the Goldsmith family philanthropic foundation, the JMG Foundation, which has a focus on environmental issues. Ben is also a Trustee of one of the UK’s largest philanthropic foundations, The Children’s Investment Fund Foundation (CIFF).