Ben is a Partner at 3FORTY3. With twenty years of expertise, Ben has hired over 2,000 people in the GTM and operations space. He is an expert in leadership development, operational transformation, and helping both venture and private equity companies scale for massive growth. Ben helps build executive teams in domains where leading-edge technology and business meet, including Enterprise SaaS, eCommerce/Logistics, FinTech, BioTech/HealthTech, and AI/ML/Big Data Platforms. Ben’s core belief in creating lasting relationships with the executives he works with has cultivated his superior track record of building highly effective teams in companies ranging from seed stage to multi-billion in annual revenue.

Ben’s previous experience includes operational roles from Director to Senior Vice President at multiple companies during hyper growth periods, including Amazon and The Honest Company.
He started his career as a Naval fighter pilot, leading complex operations around the globe for more than a decade. Ben earned a B.Sc. in Aerospace Engineering from the United States Naval Academy and holds an MBA from the Naval Postgraduate School. He has three children and enjoys competitive sailing, fishing, and Veteran outreach projects.

Words to Work By

“Action is the foundational key to all success.”