Ben is an assistant professor of finance at the National University of Singapore and teaches International Financial Management. He has worked for at Citadel Investment Group, teaching research skills and financial econometrics to new quantitative researchers and developers. He has also advised LEK Consulting on applying machine learning techniques to capital budgeting,
He completed a PhD in Finance and MBA at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business, where he received the Fischer Black Ph.D. Fellowship, Eugene Fama Ph.D. Fellowship, and the inaugural recipient of the Fama-Miller Liew Research Fellowship. Prior to that, he earned with a bachelor’s degree of science in Honors Economics, Honors Statistics, and Financial Mathematics with Highest Distinction from the University of Michigan – Ann Arbor.