Ben is the VP of Finance for BEFORE Brands where he leads the company's finance, accounting, and treasury activities. Previously Ben served as Controller for 23andMe, Inc., the leading personal genetics company, and as Treasurer of the 23andMe Research Institute. Prior to 23andMe, Ben worked at Connor Group in its Technical Accounting and IPO Services practice where he assisted technology companies with complex revenue recognition issues and IPO filings. Prior to Connor Group, Ben worked as a Manager at PricewaterhouseCoopers in San Jose, in the Life Science and Venture Capital Group, providing audit and assurance services to various public and privately held companies in the pharmaceutical, biotechnology, and medical device spaces. Ben holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from Brigham Young University and is a Certified Public Accountant.