Betsy Atkins

Betsy Atkins serves as a member of the Board of Directors for Diligent.

As CEO and Founder of Baja Corporation, Betsy is a 3-time CEO and serial entrepreneur. She has co-founded enterprise software companies in multiple industries including energy, healthcare and networking. She is an expert at scaling companies through hyper growth and leading them to successful IPO and acquisitions.

Betsy is a corporate governance expert with an eye for making boards a competitive asset. As a Corporate Director, she brings an operational perspective which focuses on taking friction out of B2B and B2C customer experience. She leverages broad contemporary knowledge of digital technology to reduce costs, drive efficiency and productivity using AI, ML and Analytics to streamline processes.

Corporate Governance Thought Leadership Publications/Appearances: Newly published book, Be Board Ready. Regular Contributor: WSJ, Financial Times and Forbes, CNBC PowerLunch, Bloomberg appearances and Yahoo Finance commentator. She is a globally recognized ESG and Governance thought leader.

She currently serves on 2 public company boards: Wynn Resorts and SL Green Realty. She is also a member on the board of Volvo Cars (private). Betsy is a proud graduate of University of Massachusetts, Amherst.