From his early exposure as an undergraduate research fellow at the lab of Leroy Hood at Caltech where the automated DNA sequencer was developed, to bringing cutting edge life-sciences tools to the market at Life Technologies Corp. (acquired by Thermo Fisher Scientific, Inc.), Ben has both seen and led scientific and technological transformations that have changed our world for the better.

Professional experiences: Life Technology, McKinsey and Company, Los Angeles Dodgers

Education: Ph.D., The Johns Hopkins University