Simon Dent

Blue Investments Director

Simon has more than 20 years energy and commodity related experience with extensive commodity origination experience in both physical and financial commodity markets and in managing and executing long-term structured transactions.

Previously a Managing Director in the BNP Paribas Commodity Group where he worked for the bank for over 12 years in both Europe and North America. He setup and led the global emissions sales and environmental trading activity for the bank.

Simon joined Althelia Climate Fund in 2014 and is applying his commercial and structuring skills towards developing project led impact investments. He is focused on sustainable marine supply chains and fisheries as well as sustainable land use investments.

Simon holds a Masters in Corporate and International Finance from Durham University and a Business and Economics degree from Edinburgh University.