Head of Line...
A professional business leader with 20 years of experience in business, talent and ecosystem development and technology businesses.
As an executive search consultant worked closely with Silicon Valley VCs and PE firms placing their senior leadership roles within their portfolio companies. Later co-led Watermark, the largest women’s networking organisation delivering over 52 events each year in California supporting the advancement of senior women leaders, entrepreneurs, and the placement of more women on public and private boards.
Bringing the lessons of the Silicon Valley back to Australia’s startup ecosystem led the Springboard Accelerator through SBE Australia as CEO. Now as Investible’s Head of Global Partners and Programs, Elisa-Marie coaches and connects startups to advisors, technologists, potential customers and partners and the corporate and government sectors globally. She has delivered over 300 programs to date including some special verticals supporting Indigenous entrepreneurs, regional startups and small to medium retailers looking to innovate.