Mr. Standen is a Partner at Sciens Capital Management, where he co-manages the group’s private investment activities. Mr. Standen serves on the board of directors and investment committee of each of Sciens’ real assets funds, as well as the boards of a number of the group’s other portfolio companies. Prior to joining Sciens in 1999, Mr. Standen was a lawyer at Clifford Chance, LLP in New York. Mr. Standen received a joint J.D./L.L.M. degree from the Duke University School of Law and a B.A. from New York University.