As well as chairing the Goldsmith family organisation, Ben Goldsmith founded WHEB, a leading specialist "sustainability" investment business. WHEB invests across renewable energy infrastructure, green technology private equity, and global listed equities. He remains on the Board.
He is currently Founder and CEO of Menhaden Capital Plc, a new energy and resource-focused investment trust now listed on the main board of the London stock exchange.
Ben is Chairman of the "JMG Foundation", which funds campaigning and advocacy work on environmental issues and is co-founder of the UK Environmental Funders' Network. Ben is also Chairman of the Conservative Environment Network.