Ben Farber


Benjamin (Ben) Farber, President, represents the third generation of proud family ownership of Bristol Associates – he is the nephew of Jim Jr. and Lucy Farber, second generation owners. Ben has been a member of the firm since 2003 and has worked in every department at the company, giving him a unique and complete view of the business and understanding in all aspects of Bristol’s operations.

With nearly 20 years’ experience recruiting key executive and management-level roles for all verticals, Ben has completed hundreds of placements around the world. And as one of the top consultants in the field, he is well-versed in all areas of executive search, including compensation analysis and contract negotiations.

Currently, Ben remains very involved with Bristol’s diverse range of clients, as well as oversees the administrative functions of the firm. He has served as a panelist for multiple conferences and has been featured in many industry publications.

Born and raised in Santa Monica, California, Ben is a graduate of UC Santa Barbara with a double major in Psychology and Communication. He enjoys basketball and baseball, and recently became SCUBA certified. Traveling the globe is another passion – he has been to many memorable places including Peru, Italy, Africa, and the Maldives. When he needs some R&R, he enjoys watching stand-up comedy and practicing mindfulness.


Phone: 310-670-0525 Ext. 1109