Ben is a Director in the Government, Advocacy & Public Affairs (GAPA) practice at FGS Global, a global strategic communications company. He works with international businesses on their political and media relations strategies, helping them to navigate complex political risk and advocate for effective policy change. Ben qualified as a Guide Runner with England Athletics in 2016 and has since guided at the London Marathon. In 2018 he became a Trustee of Metro Blind Sport, working closely with the CEO and Trustees on Metro's communications strategy.
He is passionate about closing the digital divide while simultaneously avoiding needless waste,
Technological progress means we are increasingly digital by default, but that only exacerbates the divide amongst those who are left behind. This means we have to work harder to ensure there are no barriers to basic technology or connectivity.
"The enthusiasm of the employees and volunteers at CTA is infectious, and I cannot wait to be a part of the charity’s future growth.”