Ben is Executive Director at Reset. Reset advocates for changes to law and markets around the world to ensure that the commercial interests of Big Tech companies are aligned with the values of robust and resilient democracies. Prior to joining Luminate, Ben co-led the Stiftung Neue Verantwortung (SNV), a technology policy think tank in Berlin. During the 2016 presidential campaign in the US, Ben led the technology policy advisory group for the Clinton campaign. Previously, Ben was Policy Adviser for Innovation at the US Department of State, where he helped steward the 21st Century Statecraft agenda, with a focus on technology policy, social media, and development. Before this, Ben led the Washington office of Free Press, a public interest organisation expanding affordable access to an open internet and fostering more public service journalism.