Ben Kadish is a Director based in the Chicago office, where he leads engagements for corporate and private equity clients.
Since joining Stax in 2012, Ben has advised clients on issues ranging from growth, competitive, and turnaround strategy to go-to-market strategy and tactics, and has significant experience in advising both corporate and financial investors in support of transactions. Ben’s work has chiefly focused on serving clients in the technology, media, and retail industries. Ben co-leads our TMT industry group.
Before joining Stax, Ben had significant experience in corporate IT leadership in media and consumer-products manufacturing. During his tenure with SEGA, he led the product introduction of a network gaming platform in the U.S. market.
Ben holds an M.B.A. from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University, which he completed in the top 10% of his graduating class, earning Beta Gamma Sigma honors. Prior to Kellogg, he earned an S.M. in Computer Science from the University of Chicago, also in the top 10% of his class. Ben earned a B.A. from Columbia College.