Benjamin is General Partner at HAXLR8R, the world's most active startup accelerator for hardware.
He is also an angel investor and expert on startup ecosystems with over 14 years experience across Asia (China, Japan, Korea, SEA) and USA.
Before joining HAXLR8R, he founded the strategic consultancy Plus8Star and worked with clients such as Microsoft, DeNA, IDEO and Harvard Business School. He also founded and ran the Beijing chapter of MobileMonday.
Benjamin has been a guest speaker at over 150 conferences in 23 countries including at TEDx, SXSW, LeWeb, Stanford and Berkeley. He is also frequently quoted in various media such as Forbes, Bloomberg, The Economist and TechCrunch.