Ben Richmond

Ben Richmond

Vice president, partner sales

Ben Richmond is a chartered accountant and vice president of partner sales for Xero. He started his career in a large regional accounting practice before joining New Zealand's largest telecommunications company working on SEC compliance and investor reporting, while also serving a two-year term on the board of one of New Zealand's largest charitable foundations.

In 2013 he won the New Zealand Institute of Chartered Accountants Outstanding New Member of the Year Award and was a finalist for the country's High Tech Young Leader of the year in the 2015 High Tech awards.

Ben joined Xero in New Zealand in 2013. He was a member of the New Zealand leadership team focused on supporting accounting and bookkeeping partners while also driving global agriculture strategy. Today, he is part of the Americas leadership team leading all of Xero's growth channels based out of Colorado.