SpecialityGlobal director of restaurants and strategic partnerships, Just Eat
Global director of restaurants and strategic partnerships, Just EatBen joined the business in 2016 as UK Marketing Director was appointed as Global Director of Restaurants and Strategic Partnerships at the end of last year. As Marketing Director for the UK Ben was instrumental in driving Just Eat’s brand and business growth, overseeing countless initiatives to help the UK business break records and become the national favourite when it comes to choosing a takeaway. Ben became Managing Director for Menulog in Australia and New Zealand in June 2019 on a short- term basis. He was responsible for returning the business back to positive YoY growth through the rapid scaling of delivery as well as supercharging the brand to reach even more customers across the ANZ market. In the newly created role of Global Director of Restaurants and Strategic Partnerships, he is charged with developing and delivering on Just Eat Group’s strategy and vision for our 112,000 restaurant partners globally ensuring we deepen our partnership with them and help them grow their businesses exponentially. He is also responsible for owning, developing and delivering on our commercial partnership strategy with Global Consumer brands. Prior to joining Just Eat, Ben had an impressive track record, building impactful marketing strategies and driving the success of some of the UK’s fastest growing digital brands, including Betfair and Notonthehighstreet.com where he established the brand as a lynchpin of the online retail landscape. In addition to his role at Just Eat, Ben is the Chair of The Lily Foundation (a charity committed to finding a cure for Mitochondrial Disease) and a board member of Women in Football.