Ben Rich // Chief Executive
For 15 years Ben was a Partner at City Public Relations firm, Luther Pendragon. He was then Chief Executive of the Movement for Reform Judaism before being Chief of Staff and Campaign Director for then Liberal Democrat Leader, Tim Farron MP.
He has been an adviser to the Home Office and the Cabinet Office, to blue chip companies such as British Gas, Wrigley’s and Kimberly-Clarke, and to successful campaigns such as the one to introduce televised Prime Ministerial debates in 2010 and, more recently, to establish civil partnerships for all across England and Wales.
He is the founder of the York Liberal Jewish Community and a coach to the Yorkshire junior chess team.