Ben West

Grants Program Lead

Ben leads the implementation of the cause based grants rounds for Gitcoin including the climate solutions round. He is also doing blockchain enabled climate solutions research for the Ethereum Foundation.

Ben has decades of experience coordinating campaigns on climate and other issues. He has been an outspoken voice in the media and has helped shape the debate of climate change and other issues in Canada and beyond. He is a writer, juggler and dog person with a taste for street art and creative disruption.