Director, OGCI Climate Investments
Ben Haag is the Director at Climate Investment, he leads and supports strategy, origination, execution, and management of investments in climate technology. Previously, he was a corporate manager at Dow Chemical, where he led acquisitions of JVs and managed the merger and subsequent spin-off of DowDupont for the EMEAI region, and divestitures in that context. Ben has also led R&D teams and commercialized and managed innovation product portfolios for automotive, building & construction, and chemical industries. Ben was a fellow at UC Berkeley, holds a PhD in Chemistry from LMU Munich and has 28 patents for various industrial applications. His work in commercializing products has been recognized with prestigious innovation and industry awards such as the R&D100, Golden Mousetrap and Edison awards.