Betsy Atkins is a digital native 3-time CEO and serial entrepreneur co-founding enterprise software companies in the energy, healthcare and software industries. She has scaled companies through hyper growth, helped give shape to the future of digitization and led companies to successful IPO and acquisitions. She has served on over 38 public boards and been through 17 IPOs.
Her Corporate Board experience covers industries including: Technology, Financial Services, Healthcare, CPG, Automotive, Manufacturing, Hospitality and Retail. She brings an operational perspective of how to tech enable to accelerate business solutions and “time-to-insight” for B2B and D2C enterprises. Betsy leverages broad contemporary knowledge of digital technology to reduce costs, drive efficiency and productivity using AI machine learning analytics to streamline processes.
Betsy brings vision for elegant UX UI customer journey and experience, relentless customer focus and high business discipline around execution.
She currently serves on the boards of Wynn Resorts, Gopuff, and Google Cloud.
A published author, Betsy’s work on Corporate Governance includes her third book Be Board Ready: The Secrets to Landing a Board Seat and Being a Great Director.
Corporate Governance Thought Leadership Publications include WSJ, Forbes, and appearances on CNBC, Bloomberg, and Yahoo Finance. As a recognized thought leader on Environmental, Social, Governance (ESG), Betsy has catalyzed corporate culture and driven diverse talent infusion globally.
Betsy was born in the suburbs of Boston and attended the University of Massachusetts, Amherst. Her early career was in the industrial automation and semi-conductor industry at General Electric. Betsy often cites her mother as her greatest inspiration for encouraging her throughout her career to aspire to do great things and always be committed to giving back and helping others on their career paths and life journeys.
Betsy splits her time between Florida, New York, and Maine and is an avid gardener and a voracious reader. Her two poodles, Ike and Harry, keep the whole family on their toes!