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Benjamin Finkelor

Executive Director

UC Davis Energy and Efficiency Institute

Benjamin Finkelor is Executive Director of the UC Davis Energy and Efficiency Institute.

Prior to joining the EEI, he served in a variety of roles within the clean technology sector, including director of business development for Sierra Energy, interim executive director for CleanStart (a Sacramento-based clean energy business incubator), and as a cleantech analyst for the private equity arm of CalPERS. Finkelor holds an MBA from the University of California, Davis Graduate School of Management, a corporate environmental management certificate through the Bren School at University of California, Santa Barbara, and an undergraduate degree from University of California, San Diego.