Ben is an experienced mentor to startup CEOs and teams, leveraging his substantial leadership experience spanning the British Army, McKinsey, Coca-Cola, and C-Suite roles at Google and other technology companies around the world. His support is hands-on and tailored to the specific needs and stage of development of each company. Ben works closely with eight startups (not counting his own) with a focus on the health, education, media and sustainability sectors.


Bitmovin is a Series B-funded multimedia technology company providing services that transcode digital video and audio to streaming formats using cloud computing. Ben mentors the founders on how to professionalise and grow the company globally


Goodsted is a digital platform making it easy for individuals to donate their time and expertise to socially- and environmentally-impactful initiatives. Ben helps the founder build a scalable marketplace


Kheiron is a Series A-funded medical technology startup on a mission to help radiologists detect breast cancer earlier using deep learning. Ben helps the founders scale and professionalise the company to support complex customers globally

Mrs Wordsmith is a Series-A funded company whose mission is to become the world's favourite English teacher, teaching kids aged 4-13 through a 'blended learning' approach using books, apps and flash cards. Ben helps the founder and CEO build and launch new 'edutainment' apps globally


Optimi brings professional sports physiotherapy and training into your home, helping people recover faster and sustain a more active lifestyle. Ben helps the team to shape their strategy, raise investment and deliver on this mission

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The Webinar Vet aims to make veterinary education easier, more accessible and affordable for busy vets. In this time of industry reinvention and major new opportunities from remote events, Ben is helping the CEO and COO to build a more ambitious and scalable strategy and organisation


Viital builds B2B SaaS platforms that help companies create customisable and immersive user experiences at scale. Ben helps the entrepreneurial founders build a scalable technology platform company


Yoxly aims to make regular sexual health testing the norm, offering home testing for STIs, along with a mobile app to understand - and explain - your sexual health. Ben has been with the team from the very beginning as a mentor, sounding board and cheerleader