Ben Goldsmith

CIFF Trustee

CEO of Menhaden Capital Management Ltd

Ben is the Chief Executive Officer of Menhaden Capital Management Ltd which seeks to generate long-term shareholder returns, predominantly in the form of capital growth, by investing in businesses and opportunities which are delivering or benefiting 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 WHEB, one of Europe's leading specialist sustainability-focused fund management businesses. Ben chairs the Goldsmith family philanthropic foundation, the JMG Foundation, which has a focus on environmental issues. He is also Chairman of the UK Conservative Environment Network.