Ben Harrison

Portag3 Ventures

Partner, Head of Partnerships and Policy

Ben Harrison is a Partner and the Head of Partnerships & Policy at Portag3 Ventures. Prior to joining in 2018, he spent over 15 years at Canada Life in a number of strategy, product development and marketing roles across the organization, most recently as the Head of Innovation for Canada. At Portag3 he is responsible for helping to establish strategic partnerships between portfolio companies and investors, as well as leading all government policy activity. Ben acts as an advisor to several portfolio companies, is currently a member of the Business Council of Canada’s Data Driven initiative advisory committee and a founding board member of Paytechs of Canada, a new industry association for payment technology companies.