Ben Garthwaite is a Senior Vice President at Fors Marsh Group. Ben has over 15 years of experience managing and executing large-scale programs for public and private sector clients. At Fors Marsh Group, Ben is responsible for overseeing Business Development, Sales & Marketing, Accounting & Finance, Contracts & Legal, as well as the firm's Software Development services. He is responsible for developing and implementing growth strategy, securing corporate partnerships, delivering new business, and managing existing and new contracts.
Prior to joining Fors Marsh Group, Ben held a variety of leadership positions at Electronic Data Systems (EDS) and later Hewlett-Packard (HP). His tenure included serving as Program Manager for EDS' DoD-wide smart card contract and as Business Director responsible for business and finance, growth strategy and execution, contracts, supply chain, quality management, and numerous client-facing delivery and proposal efforts.
Ben received his M.B.A. from the Robert H. Smith School of Business at the University of Maryland and has a B.A. in Finance Investment Banking from the University of Wisconsin.