Ben is Vice President of Strategy & Business Operations for Team8 Group, where he focuses on corporate development and business expansion opportunities. Ben draws on a unique entrepreneurial and enterprise-software background. Ben began his career as an entrepreneur, having raised his first venture round at age twenty-one. He went on to launch a new multi-million dollar business line within Deloitte Consulting, supporting the largest US banks and insurers in their digital transformation through balance sheet investing, CIO strategies, business model transformation and technology acquisition. Since joining Team8, some of Ben’s notable achievements include a first of its kind Cyber PhD program in partnership with Tulsa University and the George Kaiser Family Foundation and the creation of the WTCBR Cyber Security Index. Ben received his B.A. in Economics from New York University.