Benjamin B. Cohen is the Founder and CEO of T-REX.Under his leadership, T-REX’s next generation financial technology and services are facilitating unprecedented new investment in complex esoteric markets.
Prior to founding the company, Benjamin led an international team in the Energy Markets Division at Macquarie Bank. There, amidst the 2008 Financial Crisis, he spearheaded an initiative that brought previously unattainable financial stability to the infrastructure sector. Taking these learnings, Benjamin founded T-REX to unlock liquidity across similarly complex markets. Today, T-REX is accelerating the growth of renewable energy and other esoteric markets through its innovative data services and analytical tools. Utilized in transactions across major investment banks, rating agencies, accounting firms, institutional investors, and originators, T-REX has facilitated over $7 billion in issuance since 2016.
A structured finance expert, Benjamin provides market commentary for a variety of media outlets, including Bloomberg, Fortune, Institutional Investor Journal, Structured Credit Investor, and Asset Securitization Report. He currently serves as the Chairman of the Structured Finance Industry Group’s Esoteric Committee and speaks on finance, technology, and renewables at major industry forums.
Benjamin holds a bachelor’s degree from Yale Universityandis committed to building a company with a broad impact on long-term financial sustainability.