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Ben Kwan

EY-Parthenon Partner, Integration and Carve-out, Ernst & Young Transactions Limited

Experienced strategist and transaction practitioner in digital economy. Dedicated to fostering innovation and long-term value creation. Successful start-up and venture investment experience.

Ben has over 25 years of management consulting and transaction advisory experience in Asia. He specializes in digital strategy and transformation, corporate venturing, carve-out and integration.

He has led over 100 large-scale M&A transactions. His experience includes digital strategy and transaction advisory for multinational corporations, stated-owned enterprises, large conglomerates, unicorns and high-growth startups. He has been advising global leading Internet and technology companies in deals. He also assists traditional enterprises to invest into emerging digital economies and operation models.

Prior to joining EY, Ben was the General Manager of an investment holding company focusing on technology and ecommerce deals in China. He served on boards of the portfolio companies and provided them strategic directions. He was also the co-founder and senior management of a listed Internet company.

How Ben is building a better working world

"I am very active in the innovation and start-up ecosystem. This has led me to be the Co-Chair of EY’s Innovation Task Force in Greater China and co-lead EY wavespace™, a global innovation collaboration network. Besides, I have been steering several strategic initiatives in both public and private sectors in the development of innovation-driven entrepreneurship ecosystem."

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