As VP and Head of GoDaddy UK and Ireland, Ben is responsible for GoDaddy’s UK&I business, focused on helping everyday entrepreneurs succeed online. Ben leads the market strategy for the business, including the development and deployment of GoDaddy products and services.
Ben joined GoDaddy in January 2019 as Senior Director, leading the 123 Reg brand until mid-2021. Ben navigated the UK’s number one domain registrar through two and half years of growth in both revenue and customer acquisitions. Ben is passionate about delivering great customer experiences and oversaw significant brand satisfaction increases amongst its customer base during his tenure.
Ben is a keen entrepreneur and is an advocate and mentor for micro-businesses. Before joining GoDaddy, he started a successful lifestyle e-commerce business, Liberty Grace, which he led for over 3 years. Running his own business allowed Ben to hone skills in creativity, innovation, design, and leadership, all of which enable him to hold a unique combination of expertise, centred around his passion for helping entrepreneurs succeed online
Ben began his career in marketing and has held senior positions at Sony, PlayStation, and IG. Ben holds a BA from Nottingham Trent University. Ben is married with two children.