Henry Kaestner

Board Member

Henry Kaestner is a Managing Principal of Sovereign’s Capital, an investment fund that invests in Christian led companies in emerging markets with offices in Jakarta, Indonesia and Durham, North Carolina. Henry is also Chairman, Co-Founder and previous CEO of Bandwidth.com, a company that has grown from $0 to $200 million in revenue run rate. The values of Bandwidth.com have always been: Faith, Family, Work and Fitness (in that order). Bandwidth.com was the 4th fastest growing privately held company in the country from 2003 through 2007. Prior to co-founding Bandwidth.com, Mr. Kaestner founded Chapel Hill Brokers (a predecessor to ICAP Energy), an institutional energy derivatives broker that became the top ranked electricity broker in the country. Mr. Kaestner has also been involved in a number of ministry and philanthropic activities. He co-founded and serves as Chairman of the Board of DurhamCares, and sits on the Board of Visitors at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.  He serves as an elder in the Presbyterian Church of America with responsibilities for the college flock at Church of the Good Shepherd, coaches lacrosse and lives in Durham, NC with his wife Kimberley and their three sons.

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