Horseracing Integrity & Welfare Unit Executive Director
As the Executive Director for the newly formed Horseracing Integrity & Welfare Unit (HIWU), Ben oversees the administration of the Horseracing Integrity and Safety Authority’s Anti-Doping and Medication Control Program. Ben’s career has increased in responsibilities since joining DFSI-IDTM in 2010, including contributing to clients’ international sport drug testing interests and expansion, combining two of his personal passions – travel and sport. Ben’s previous role as the Vice President of Business Development for DFSI-IDTM focused on the development of relationships with prospective clients and management of relationships with current clients throughout the global sports and wellness industries. Ben possesses a bachelor’s degree in Sports and Leisure Management from the University of Missouri, Columbia. Prior to joining DFSI, Ben served as the National Events Coordinator/Intern with the Kansas City Sports Commission and worked in Operations and Marketing for the University of Missouri’s athletic department.