Speaker BIO

Ben’s career began as a creative in the UK film and television industry, working in commercials and broadcast for over a decade before shifting full time into the military. He spent several years in Afghanistan working in influence and outreach, both with the British Army and as a NATO civilian, before joining the NATO Strategic Communications Centre of Excellence in 2016. His projects have covered hybrid threats, national capability development, deterrence, attribution and industry best practice.

He is currently leading the centre’s Ukraine StratCom Partnership Programme.