Ben joined IDCM in 2018 with a focus on using his broad experience and contacts to develop and originate business opportunities with new clients for IDCM.
Ben has previously been a successful capital markets financier with Hambros Bank and RBC working in Canada, Australia, South Africa and the UK. Over 20 years he developed expertise across origination and syndication in developed and emerging markets, cultivating, maintaining and servicing client relationships and providing innovative financing solutions in new sectors.
In recent years Ben set up a Private Investment fund in African Agriculture, establishing varied crop investment with, more recently, a focus on stevia. Ben was responsible for raising the funding for the fund through banks and investors using his experience in both infrastructure and development finance.