For over two decades Ben worked for a global investment bank as an Equity Research Analyst covering a diverse range of public companies in the industrial and transportation sectors. In this role, Ben was consistently recognized in annual surveys of institutional investors as one of the industry’s top-ranked analysts. He also helped advise boards and management teams on corporate strategy and capital allocation decisions. Prior to his career in capital markets, Ben worked as a Research Associate in public finance. More recently, Ben has been engaged as a consultant for early-stage growth companies looking to raise capital, and as a corporate director for both private and public corporations.

Ben earned a B.A. in Economics from The University of Alberta (1994) and an MBA from The Richard Ivey School of Business at The University of Western Ontario (1998).