Benny is an accomplished technologist with over 20 years of hands-on experience in software architecture, design and IT management. Prior to joining OKAY.com, Benny gained substantial experience working across a broad range of industries and large multinationals including Experian, Countrywide Financial and Herbalife. As senior software architect lead at Countrywide Financial, Benny and his team architected and developed a USD $60 million Enterprise Pipeline System, reducing the average mortgage processing time by more than 65%, with over 13,000 mortgage staff utilizing the system on a daily basis. He has had similar involvement in building key platforms across all his prior firms.
A passionate tech advocate, Benny firmly believes that technology is the key to propelling businesses forward to become more efficient, responsible and to achieving more while consuming less. Benny’s interests include computing (naturally), reading and building models. He’s also aiming to pick up his tennis racket again soon, having played competitively during his high school years.