Elaine EisenmanManaging Director, Saeje Advisors

Elaine Eisenman, Ph.D is an organizational psychologist and author. She is currently a member of the Board of Directors of both DSW and Active International, and is a founder and board member of Women Corporate Directors. As both a board member and board consultant, Eisenman has extensive experience in corporate governance and is a frequent speaker on corporate governance issues, focusing on boardroom dynamics, CEO succession and the role of the compensation committee in managing risk. She is co-author of Betrayed: A Survivor’s Guide to Lying, Cheating, and Double Dealing.

Eisenman has held senior executive positions at both public companies such as American Express, Enhance Financial Services Co. and The Children’s Place. She has also worked at private companies such as PDI International, a global consulting firm where she was general manager of the Northeast region, and Management & Capital Partners, a retained executive recruitment, management consulting, and venture capital firm, where she was chairman.