Ben Pratt is head of Markets & Revenue at Ørsted and is responsible for the asset optimization and risk mitigation of the North American portfolio. Ben brings over 20 years of power trading and origination experience in various geographies to his new role at Ørsted, which he joined in February of 2021 and where he is a member of the global Senior Management Team.
Prior to joining Ørsted, Ben led the development of the Uniper North American power business, which evolved into a hedge provider for renewable assets and where he held the roles of President and Sr Managing Director. Ben began his power industry career at Williams Energy, as part of the WECC portfolio trading team before spending several years working in the hedge fund sector. He also spent time in the European markets with Castleton Commodities, heading their European power and gas business. He is a graduate of the University of Maryland.