Benjamin Reiter is Principal at Starta Ventures, a New York City-based accelerator program and venture capital fund which invests in early-stage European tech startups. He is an experienced corporate professional with a multi-disciplinary background in business and nutrition. Benjamin spent the first part of his career as an accounting analyst at a large media company, earning responsibility for the analysis of over $100 million in annual receivables. Prior to joining Starta Ventures, he pursued his passion for food and nutrition by engaging in advanced studies in that field. He conducted graduate laboratory research examining the effects of diet composition on various biomarkers of health status. Benjamin has an MBA in Management with a concentration in Human Resources, and an MS in Nutritional Sciences. His core competencies include early-stage venture investing, strategic planning, data analysis, as well as conducting business and scientific presentations.