Ben Kuhn

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I’m the CTO of Wave. We build financial infrastructure for unbanked people in sub-Saharan Africa.

Personal site (incl various non-EA-related essays): https://​​​​

Email: ben dot s dot kuhn at the most common email address suffix

There is now an EA Man­agers Slack

Ben Kuhn9 Jan 2023 15:48 UTC
40 points
4 comments1 min readEA link

Some notes on com­mon challenges build­ing EA orgs

Ben Kuhn3 Dec 2022 3:00 UTC
211 points
26 comments4 min readEA link

Want ad­vice on man­age­ment/​or­ga­ni­za­tion-build­ing?

Ben Kuhn15 Nov 2022 3:40 UTC
141 points
4 comments1 min readEA link

The biggest risk of free-spend­ing EA is not op­tics or mo­ti­vated cog­ni­tion, but grift

Ben Kuhn14 May 2022 2:13 UTC
179 points
27 comments4 min readEA link

Tips for ask­ing peo­ple for things

Ben Kuhn5 Apr 2022 20:30 UTC
127 points
4 comments6 min readEA link

Mak­ing large dona­tion de­ci­sions as a per­son fo­cused on di­rect work

Ben Kuhn27 Dec 2021 18:19 UTC
37 points
16 comments2 min readEA link