Born and raised in England, Ben graduated from Napier University in Edinburgh, Scotland in 1999 with a degree in Photography, Film and Television. Prior to moving to the USA in the early 2000s Ben lived in Sydney and London working as a director of TV promos, comedy television, and music videos. In recent years Ben has worked as an executive at production companies owned by Johnny Depp, Tobey Maguire, and Patrick Dempsey. Ben is now an independent creative producer, developing various projects in film, TV, VR, and fashion. He is also a published photographer and magician.