As US Country Manager for Xero, Ben Richmond leads the US business, responsible for driving growth and accelerating key partner channels. Xero is a an easy-to-use, cloud-based accounting software service for small businesses and their advisors. Its ecosystem includes over 800 business apps and 200 financial services partnerships that, together, offer small businesses a simple, powerful way to manage their business. Ben is a chartered accountant who was named to Accounting Today’s “Top 100 Most Influential People in Accounting" and recognized by CPA Practice Advisor as a “20 Under 40 Influencer” in 2019.
Ben earned a Bachelor of Commerce degree in Accounting Finance and Information Systems from the University of Canterbury.