Initial Public Offerings

Jennifer W. Pileggi

Jennifer is an accomplished and seasoned former C-Suite executive with more than 30 years of global business and legal experience.  She has served as a trusted and strategic advisor to boards of directors and executive management of public and private companies ranging in size from $100M/500 employees to $5B/25,000+ employees.  … Read more

Lora D. Blum

Lora is an accomplished C-suite executive and boardroom advisor with 20+ years’ experience. She has expertise in corporate development, SaaS, tech, consumer internet, privacy and security, corporate governance and shareholder activism, compliance, risk management, and policy. Lora spearheaded the teams that took both Momentive (formerly SurveyMonkey) and LinkedIn public, advising … Read more

L. Scott Askins

Scott Askins is an expert in scaling disruptive technology companies, driving strategy to lead organic and acquisitive growth and international expansion. Scott has successfully executed over 50 strategic deals valued in aggregate at over $15 billion, including as a key contributor to billion dollar exits/valuations, in three industries – FinTech, … Read more

Karen King

Karen King is a Managing Director of Silver Lake, the world’s leading large-scale technology investment firm, with over $80 billion in assets under management and committed capital. Silver Lake differentiates itself from other firms of similar size by focusing its resources on investing in and cultivating market leading businesses specifically … Read more

Gabriele Apfelbacher

Ms. Apfelbacher is a member of the Supervisory Board (Aufsichtsrat; non-executive director equivalent in a two-tier board system ) of Nomura Financial Products Europe GmbH where she also serves on the Audit and Risk Committee and on the Remuneration Committee. Ms. Apfelbacher is also a current senior counsel and former … Read more

Mallun Yen

As a repeat founder, operator, public company officer, and tech executive, Mallun Yen is known for launching and growing enterprise businesses using a data-driven approach to disrupt industry conventions and fundamentally altering behaviors using aligned incentives.

Currently, Mallun is the founder and CEO of Operator Collective, a new and … Read more

Marguerite Woung-Chapman

Marguerite Woung-Chapman is an independent corporate director and experienced C-Suite leader.

Since May 2020, Ms. Woung-Chapman has served as a director of the General Partner of Summit Midstream Partners, LP (NYSE:SMLP), a limited partnership focused on developing, owning and operating midstream energy infrastructure assets located in unconventional resource basins, primarily … Read more

Susan T. Smith

Susan T. Smith is a semi-retired executive who most recently served on the boards of Engineering World Health (Durham, NC) and The Rosecrance Foundation Board – Chicago. She is a neutral arbitrator for the American Arbitration Association and is fully retired from legal practice.

Ms. Smith served as Senior Vice … Read more

Karyn Smith

Karyn Smith is a skilled public company executive with more than 25 years of experience working with high growth technology companies, having spent the last decade inside companies focused on innovating and disrupting established industries. Karyn has held a variety of operational roles and has led multiple companies through initial … Read more

Juliette Pryor

Juliette Pryor is a public company corporate director and a skilled public and private company c-suite executive with 25+ years of business experience. She has deep experience in the board room of multiple corporations, providing key leadership in IPOs, multi-billion-dollar divestitures and acquisitions, corporate restructurings, and entity transformations. Juliette has … Read more