Managing Partner, Exergy Capital
Dr. Erich Becker
Dr Erich Becker is the Managing Partner of Exergy Capital Management LLP, an advanced energy investment firm headquartered in London and backed by the Winton Group, a global investment management and data science company. Dr Becker has more than two decades of professional experience in the global energy and infrastructure sector spanning the fundamental core disciplines of engineering, financial advisory, commodity trading and risk management and, for the longest part, originating, executing, managing and exiting principal investment in both companies and projects.
He has global transaction experience and has built a number of investment platforms targeting both corporate as well as infrastructure investments. Dr Becker has spent most of his career working in London and was based in New York and Vienna.
He started his career in power plant design and engineering at VA Tech Elin GmbH and worked for leading financial investment firms including Goldman Sachs Group, Och-Ziff Capital Management Group and Macquarie Group.
Dr Becker earned a Doctorate in applied thermodynamics and a Master’s degree in process engineering at the Technical University of Vienna, Austria and graduated with a Master’s degree in business administration from the Vienna University of Economics and Business Administration.