, Singapore Steinway artist, graduated with a B.Sc. in Economics from the Wharton School of Business, University of Pennsylvania, then pursuing a Master of Music in Piano Performance at the Manhattan School of Music, studying with Dr. Marc Silverman. In 2005, he was given the Special Recognition Award by the Ministry of Information, Communications and the Arts (MICA) for his contributions to the Singapore National Arts Council.
A successful piano teacher and performer, he has raised many of his students to win prizes in local and international piano competitions, with others continuing their education at prestigious institutions. Benjamin was faculty of the Asia International Piano Academy & Festival (AIPAF) from 2008 to 2014, being their International Advisor for seven years. He has given lectures and masterclasses at the John Perry Academy of Music, the Hotchkiss Summer Piano Program, the Colburn School, Eumyoun International Music Festival and DMZ International Music Festival, the 1st Bangkok Piano Symposium, among others.