Part of Accenture Ventures, Ben runs the global cyber-security and local fintech team – engaging with ecosystem partners, Accenture customers and its various business units to source, form and evaluate deals. The primary objective is to establish new partnerships and make investments that will power Accenture customers globally with highly innovative and cutting-edge solutions in cyber-security. Prior to joining Accenture, Ben worked in several positions at HSBC, Finansbank and Thomson Reuters – where he led a global innovation program focused on Fintech, after running its London's in-house strategy consulting team. Previous to that, he also co-founded and ran a start-up in cognition-enhancing videogames. Originally from Geneva, Ben holds an MSc in Economics (hons) from Universita Bocconi in Milan.