Ben Guest

Managing Director
Gresham House New Energy
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Ben has been Managing Director and Head of the Gresham House New Energy division since November 2017.

He is also the Fund Manager of Gresham House Energy Storage Fund plc, ​with assets under management (AUM) of over £500m, and was, through 2020, also Fund Manager for the British Strategic Investment Fund (BSIF) strategy which grew AUM to £350m under his leadership. Ben started his fund management career at Lazard Asset Management in 1994 and worked there for nine years​. He later founded Hazel Capital in April 2007, serving as Managing Partner and CIO and which became Gresham House New Energy ​on the acquisition of Hazel Capital's business activities in November 2017.

Prior to founding Hazel Capital, he was a co-founder of Cantillon Capital, where he managed a US$1bn equity hedge fund focused on global technology, media and telecom. Ben currently serves as a director of over 50, mostly project, companies. He has 27 years of investment experience and holds a BEng in Mechanical Engineering from Imperial College.

07 Dec
16:40
 - 17:20 GMT
Panel Discussion