Ben is passionate about creating freedom for people and markets. He believes in empowering untapped talent and finding means for creative problem solvers to catalyze change.

He was instrumental in launching many of the innovation initiatives in the Department of Defense, founding the Chief of Naval Operations Rapid Innovation Cell and the Defense Entrepreneurs Forum – which now has over 1500 members across three continents.

He is a recent graduate of the Stanford Graduate School of Business and will be advising multinational corporations on strategic issues as a member of a leading consulting firm.