Ben is co-founder and CEO of April, where he is working to bring more equity to the tax experience for all Americans. Ben has spent his career at the intersection of financial services, cybersecurity, and technology, beginning at Deloitte Consulting, where he advised the largest US banks and insurance companies on growth, M&A, venture and technology strategies. More recently, he led corporate strategy for venture group Team8, where he played a critical role in starting and scaling new FinTech and Cyber ventures such as Curv (acq. by PayPal) and Visible Risk (acq. by Bitsight). Ben is a co-creator and designer of the Team8-WisdomTree Cybersecurity Index and the TU-Team8 Cyber Fellows PhD program. Ben is a graduate of New York University with B.A. in Economics, where he held the distinction of Presidential Honors Scholar.