Ben Henry (he/him)
Governance & Risk Manager
Ben is a Senior Analyst within Deloitte’s Risk & Regulatory practice, specialising in financial services risk advisory. Prior to joining Deloitte, Ben was a lawyer with MinterEllison’s Legal Operations team.
Ben’s upbringing in a remote town without LGBTIQ+ role models has fuelled his passion for queer advocacy, visibility and empowerment through education. Having experienced the impact his own scholarship had on his identity and aspirations, Ben was proud to join The Pinnacle Foundation in 2019 as the Governance & Risk Manager.
Ben is an admitted lawyer and holds both a Bachelor of Arts (Criminology & Psychology) and Juris Doctor from the University of Melbourne. Ben has driven corporate fundraising, led pro bono legal engagements, volunteered as a policy adviser to the Victorian Pride Lobby, and has publicly advocated for amendments to the ‘gay blood ban’.