Christopher Cayten

Principal, CodeGreen Solutions

Christopher Cayten has more than 10 years of experience in building sustainability, architecture and real estate development in the U.S. and around the world. In addition to overseeing CodeGreen’s operations and business development, Mr. Cayten manages energy efficiency, LEED and corporate sustainability projects for portfolios and Fortune 500 companies. Mr. Cayten also works with state agencies and local utilities to develop and maximize financial incentives for energy efficiency upgrades. He is currently working with the NYC Mayor’s Office of Long Term Planning to develop and communicate the goals of the City’s ambitious energy efficiency legislation, The Greener, Greater Buildings Plan. This plan aims to reduce the carbon footprint of New York City buildings by more than 10% by 2030. He is an active member of the Urban Green Council, and serves on the sustainability committees of REBNY and BOMA-NY. Mr. Cayten holds a BA in architecture from Yale University and a Masters of Architecture from the Yale School of Architecture.