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Betsy Cohen [Advisory Council]

  • Visiting

Advisory Council Member


Betsy Cohen is the President of Teneo Ventures. She has 20 years’ experience in executive operating roles, financial management, and investment in high-growth companies. Prior to joining Teneo, Betsy was CFO and CAO of Merchantry, which was acquired by Tradeshift.

Previously, Betsy was co-founder and CFO of a marketing intelligence company bought by the Nielsen Company. She also served as EVP of DialogBank Russia, where Betsy launched and ran various divisions of the commercial bank division of Troika Dialog, bought by Sberbank. She also previously worked in the private equity group at Oaktree Capital and the corporate finance division of J.P. Morgan.

Betsy is a former economics fellow and current member at the Council on Foreign Relations. She also serves on the board of Student Sponsor Partners.

Betsy has an MBA from Harvard Business School and a BA from Harvard University in Russian language and Slavic studies.