Benedict Altier

Strategy for the digital economy

I work on products and services that help to build a better digital economy.


About Me

Baringa, Consultant

At Baringa, I work with leading asset managers and insurers on a range of strategy, digital and data projects.


At Octocol, I built websites and web applications for startups and published two landscape reports on Chinese innovation.

University of Oxford, Chinese Studies

I graduated with a First Class degree in Oriental Studies (Chinese) from the University of Oxford in 2020.

Infinitely Better

I am committed to a goal of continuous improvement embracing core values of sustainability, long-term thinking and putting people first .

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My experience lies at the intersection of technology, strategy, financial services and innovation. I have experience researching Chinese artificial intelligence and blockchain innovation, working with global asset managers and insurers and building websites and applications for startups.


My work has included supporting financial institutions to develop net-zero and ESG strategies, in addition to setting and managing science-based targets

Insurance & WAM

I have experience working with financial services institutions across general insurance, London Markets and Wealth and Asset management


I research converging innovations including Quantum Computing, Artificial Intelligence and Blockchain


My academic background is in Chinese political and governance systems and I currently research the Chinese digital economy

Technical Skills

My Projects

I am passionate about working on cool things.

Let’s talk

You can reach me through the contact form on the right, I would love to hear more about what you do.

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