Belektron is a well-established trading company with its main focus on carbon emission allowances. Our company is on the market since 2008 and even though we are not located in one of the European financial centers and not being part of any larger banking or energy group, we have in the meantime become one of the largest and most successful global companies in carbon trading. We are member of ICE and EEX stock exchange. Additionally, we are also official EEX market maker on spot and derivatives market.
A wide international network and successful trading relations with major European carbon traders, industrial companies, electric utilities and banks allow us to provide a competitive gateway to the liquid European carbon markets for our clients.
“ Belektron’s dedicated team of experienced professionals is a part of successful story from its early beginnings of carbon market and has positioned itself as a bridge between EU ETS compliance companies, project developers and liquid carbon markets. Direct access to primary auctions and all major carbon trading venues enables us to offer competitive prices to our clients which positions Belektron as one of the leading independent carbon trading companies in the international carbon markets. ”
After receiving university degrees in Electrical Engineering and Finance Boštjan joined a Central European electricity utility where he helped in setting up an European power trading desk. After serving as Head of Market Analysis Division responsible for Portfolio and Risk Management, Boštjan left in 2008 to establish Belektron and manage a small hedge fund. During past years Boštjan led Belektron and developed it into one of the largest independent global carbon trading firms with above 200 million of carbon allowances traded yearly and a world-wide client and trading counterparty base.
Jernej earned university and Master of Science degree both from Faculty of Economics in Ljubljana. As his first business challenge he joined regional brokerage house as capital markets analyst. Later on he left to work for largest Slovenian asset management company, where he successfully managed mutual funds and participated in establishment of asset management department. During that time he also served as Member of Supervisory Board of several asset management companies in region. In 2015 he left position Head of Asset Management Division and joined Belektron as CEO.