Global financial services firm BitOoda has announced the appointment of Ben Pratt as Chief Power Strategist. Mr. Pratt will be responsible for broadening the company’s work to establish the industry’s first hashpower market trading infrastructure, for the benefit of both its mining clients and independent power providers.
“We are thrilled to be adding an expert of Ben’s caliber to the BitOoda team. Ben will enable us to further solidify our position as the market leader in the development and execution of strategies at the nexus of digital assets, compute infrastructure, and power providers,” said BitOoda CEO Tim Kelly.
Mr. Pratt comes to BitOoda from Uniper Global Commodities NA, where, as head of the North America power business, he led its efforts to originate, price and monetize heading solutions within the power industry. He has strong physical trading and management experience and an exceptional knowledge of the US power regions.
“I am excited for the opportunity to join BitOoda’s world-class team and look forward to applying my experience in the global power markets to offer new ways for power providers to monetize their capacity while exposing them to an exciting new asset class,” said Mr. Pratt.