SVP International Projects
Benjamin Epstein joined The Blue Minds Company in 2019 as Senior Vice-President of International Projects, based in Vienna. He focusses on sourcing, executing and project-managing Real Asset and Venture Capital opportunities across Energy and Infrastructure spaces.
Benjamin spent 8 years at Morgan Stanley, Goldman Sachs and Citibank in London and Tokyo as a Vice-President in Capital Markets. In this position he advised and traded with, the most sophisticated Hedge Funds and Real Money Institutions in the world. Initially starting on the Asian Equities Sales & Trading desk, he later specialized in Fixed Income and Macro Derivatives. Subsequently Benjamin gained several Fintech and startup experiences. This included working in Washington DC and New York City for a startup division of Munich Re, building a Weather Derivatives platform.
Raised in London, Benjamin graduated from the London School of Economics with a First Class Honours BSc in Government & Economics and later gained his MSc in Real Estate Development (with Finance specialization) from Columbia University in New York.
With an entrepreneurial outlook cultivated in London, Tokyo and New York, Benjamin applies his passion for innovation and scale, to Blue Minds’ drive for energy transition and industrial digitalization.