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Founder & Managing Partner – Cleantech Capital Advisors
Ben Lynch is the Founder and Managing Partner of Cleantech Capital Advisors Limited (CCA), a firm he established in 2012. CCA is a boutique corporate finance firm, providing advisory services (including fundraising, mergers & acquisitions) for investors and companies in the “clean technology” & resource efficiency sector across Europe. He regularly speaks at relevant industry events and is generally considered one of the key financial intermediaries for the sector in Europe.
Ben has 30 years of experience in technology-oriented industries globally and has worked in the financial services sector since 1997. Though European, Ben is a committed internationalist, having also lived and worked in North America (NYC, Silicon Valley) and Asia, regions to which he retains strong links. During his time at Deutsche Bank and Commerzbank Ben was responsible for the firm’s European “clean technology” and renewable energy practices, completing numerous landmark transactions. Ben is Irish, speaks French fluently and German competently. He gained a First from Trinity College Dublin in Electronic Engineering (1988) and an MBA (with Distinction) from INSEAD France (1995).