Benjamin Vega appointed as general counsel of Manhattan West
Manhattan West, an independent financial solutions company, has appointed Benjamin Vega (pictured) to serve as general counsel. Vega will represent Manhattan West’s business interests both domestically and globally.
Vega brings over 20 years of legal and deal-making experience to the organization, spanning the fields of m&a, private equity, banking, gaming, media, professional sports, real estate, employment, compliance and construction. Vega joins Manhattan West from The Meruelo Goup, where he served as the group general counsel for almost a decade. Prior to that, Vega was senior counsel at Sony Pictures Entertainment. His previous experience also include serving as associate general counsel at Ascent Media Group. The Harvard law alum started his career as a corporate associate at Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom and Affiliates.