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Benjamin Banwart

Managing Director

EnergyLink Decarbonization Solutions

387 Corona St. #633, Denver, Colorado 80218


Background, experience and contribution

Benjamin Bandwart serves as Co-Chief Investment Officer for EnergyLink Decarbonization Solutions. Mr. Bandwart is also the Co-Founder of Climate Commodities International. He formerly served as Portfolio Manager for Millennium Management and Castleton Commodities (formerly Louis Dreyfus Energy). 

Mr. Banwart has led billions of dollars of investments in companies, assets and resources globally in addition to deep experience in physical and financial commodities trading and risk management. He began his career in the investment banking department of Citigroup focusing on mergers & acquisitions and restructuring within the global insurance and financial institutions industry during the Great Recession. Mr. Banwart is also a recipient of the President’s Environmental Youth Award by President George W. Bush. 

Company resume

ELDS at a glance

Extensive C&I Portfolio

Managing the development of renewable commercial and industrial projects across multiple verticals

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Energy management and RE experience

ELDS management possesses a wealth of experience in both energy management and real estate, with deep understanding of both.

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Multiple project ownership structures

ELDS and EnergyLink have funded renewable ventures with PPAs, SSAs, ESAs, and more.

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Frontline experience

ELDS has inherited extensive construction management experience from EnergyLink, providing unmatched industry insights.

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