Ben Baker – Energy & Commodities

+1 (212) 573 8084

Ben is a Consultant within the Global Energy and Commodities Practice at Principal Search Partners, responsible for executing assignments on behalf of Global clients across Commodity trading, sales, origination, structuring, fundamental and quantitative analytics, risk and commodity linked financing in the Americas.


His focus is across both physical and financial commodity markets, having covered mandates in oil & refined products, natural gas, NGLs, power, agricultural and softs. As part of his role he has been responsible for developing research and advising clients on how to rethink the way they look at commodities organizational and management concepts. Having aided on projects to redesign compensation or organisational structures, aligning them with their market competitors.


Prior to Principal Search, Ben spent two years with a global search firm, focusing on hiring mandates within the US banking markets and before that worked in real estate finance and investments.


Ben Holds a Bachelor of Science in Finance from Lehigh University.