Benjamin R. Newland
Benjamin Newland is the Director of international and domestic partnerships at Auerbach Funds. He is responsible for the tax feeders, SPV structures, and legal tax matters relating to Auerbach Funds’ international investors. Previously, Benjamin was a partner in the New York and Dubai offices of the "Global 50" law firm of King & Spalding LLP, and an associate at the international law firm of Cleary, Gottlieb, Steen & Hamilton. His entrepreneurial and business experience includes co-founding and serving in various business capacities at Active.com, the leading provider of sports event registration and information, which subsequently listed on the NYSE and was then taken private by Vista Equity Partners for US$ 1 billion. Benjamin earned a JD from the University of Chicago Law School, and his BA from Columbia University where he graduated summa cum laude and was elected to Phi Beta Kappa. He is proficient in Spanish.