Benny is one of the founders and the organisation’s Director of Operations, leading the front-line delivery of the programme through the Staffing and Programmes departments. Previously he was responsible for the Sales and Marketing team – a role he had held since the start of The Challenge.
Benny joined The Challenge during the R&D phase in December 2008 from Deloitte, where he had qualified as a Chartered Accountant working within the Enterprise Risk Services group. Benny was keen to return to the non-profit sector, having spent a year in Hong Kong with Crossroads International, a fast-growing charity who re-distribute quality superseded goods globally to those in need. Prior to his work with The Challenge, Benny was also involved in leading various residential programmes for young people, giving him insight into the significant benefits of such opportunities.
Benny has a Master’s degree in Engineering Science from the University of Oxford.