Ben joined the Artbank team in 2015. Previously Ben worked as Brand and Stakeholder Advisor in the Development & Strategy Department of Arts Centre Melbourne and oversaw stakeholder relations and communications for the Chief Executive and Chair of Arts Council England in London.
Ben holds a master’s in art history from the University of Oxford and an honours in arts and law from the University of Queensland. Before commencing his career in the arts Ben worked in both the public and private legal sectors as a solicitor, including positions with the Advocate General for Scotland, Lord Davidson on Glen Clova QC in Whitehall, London and His Honour Judge H.W.H. Botting in the District Court of Queensland.
As Brand Manager at Artbank, Ben works closely with a range of stakeholders including media, government, corporate partners, artists and cultural institutions to deliver a range of services in support of organisational objectives across the country. He oversees the development and delivery of all national brand activity including partnerships, marketing, communications and special events.