Ben has an extensive background in compliance, brokerage operations, and capital markets. He began his career as a Legal and Compliance officer with E. F. Hutton and Company, which is known today as Citigroup. Ben spent 18 years there responsible for a variety of departments and business projects. One of his most notable accomplishments was building the infrastructure for their Prime Brokerage business and leading that team for the next four years. Ben then joined DLJ where he was the Director of Relationship Management for their Prime Brokerage Group. After CSFB acquired the firm, Ben started a title company and a mortgage company. After successfully building both those entities, he decided to return to Wall Street.
Ben's experience, business development skills, relationships and stellar reputation make him a valuable member of the HedgeOp team.
Ben graduated from Albany State University, New York with a BS degree in Economics and Business Administration.