Ben Reid


Memia founder Ben Reid is a strategic technologist working at the forefront of accelerating global change.

Ben writes the weekly Memia newsletter, exploring the cutting edge of new emerging technologies and the implications for society and the economy, with a particular focus on Aotearoa New Zealand and the Asia-Pacific region.

Ben also works as an advisor with senior leadership teams across business, government and not-for-profit organisations, helping to develop robust technology strategy, innovation governance and actionable foresight.

He brings over 25 years’ experience in software development, enterprise architecture, digital transformation, strategic business consulting and coaching technology teams.

Ben is also an experienced futurist speaker and commentator, focusing on today's technology trends and how they might affect our future lifestyles, economy and society.