Ben Weinberg

Lover of all things Ohio, especially Lebron James Neil Armstrong and Skyline chili. Student of military and political history of all eras. Able to quote most SNL skits since the mid 1980’s. Still winless after 5 annual waterball games with the local Fire Department.

Ben Weinberg is a Managing Director with SGE where he leads investments in vertical software, financial technology and marketplace companies. He is particularly interested in the use of technology in slower-adopting and highly fragmented industries.

Before joining SGE, Ben was a Principal at Element Partners, where he led investments in software, services and manufacturing companies. Prior to that, he was an Associate with the Tech, Media & Telcom investment banking team at Citigroup.  He started his career as an investment banking analyst with Salomon Brothers, focused on Latin America, helping business owners & governments across the region in transactions across markets including insurance, CPG, metals/mining, hospitality, cable and telecoms.

Ben’s current investments include Buildout, Field NationHighRadius, iContracts and OrderMyGear. His previous investments include 10-4 Systems (Acquired by Trimble), GlobalTranz (Acquired by a financial sponsor), MacroPoint (Acquired by Descartes), Detechtion Technologies, Amp Electrical Distribution, Soleras Advanced Coatings and TAS Energy.

Ben graduated with an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School and a B.A. in Economics from Yale University.

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