Ben Black is a Vice President at OCV. Mr. Black is also a Member of the Board of Directors of both Environmental Solutions Worldwide and Phaidon Press. Prior to OCV, Mr. Black was an Associate in the Private Equity Group at Apollo Global Management and an Attorney at Sullivan & Cromwell LLP. He had previously been an Analyst in the Technology, Media & Telecom Group at Goldman Sachs & Co. Mr. Black holds a J.D. / MBA from Harvard University and graduated cum laude from the University of Pennsylvania with a B.A. in History. He serves on the charitable Board of Haymakers for Hope. Mr. Black is a member of the New York Bar and a Term Member at the Council on Foreign Relations.