Ben holds a business degree (B.Comm) and law degree (LLB) from the University of Stellenbosch. He was admitted as an attorney of the Supreme Court of South Africa; and also holds a masters (MBA) from Cardiff University. Ben has over 22 years of experience in operational risk, management including legal & regulatory compliance risk. Over the last 16 years he has focused on developing and delivering technology based solutions for the occupational health and safety space. He is the co-founder and CEO of SafetyVantage Inc., which specializes in online occupational health and safety learning solutions and AuditSoft which specializes in technology-based solutions to help organizations obtain and maintain COR across Canada. He is also the original founder of eCompliance Management Solutions Inc, which is now part of the Alcumus Group.