Benjamin SamuelsDirector, Enterprise Business Development at WeWork
Ben Samuels is the Business Development Director for WeWork’s Enterprise business in EMEA. Prior to joining WeWork, Ben was a WeWork member for 1 year, launching & scaling a Fintech startup. He liked the journey and experience so much, that he joined WeWork to support and be part of the global mission. Ben spent most of his professional career working in banking, with 15 years at Bank of America/Merrill Lynch, helping to develop, scale and run the emerging markets equities business for the bank. Ben also ran global equities at Renaissance Capital for 3 years, helping them expand across Emerging & Frontier markets in Europe, Africa, Middle East & Asia. Ben now spends much of his time working with Fortune 500 companies & other large enterprises, as they navigate the challenges around the Future of Work.