Gregory Taxin and Betsy Atkins

Gregory Taxin is the Managing Member of Spotlight Advisors, which advises in activist shareholder situations, including in six proxy fights that went to a vote in 2017. He is a former investment banker, lawyer, activist investor and CEO of proxy advisor Glass, Lewis & Co. Betsy Atkins has served on more than a dozen public company boards, is a three-time CEO, serial entrepreneur, and author of “Behind Boardroom Doors.” She currently sits on the boards of Cognizant, HD Supply, Schneider Electric, and private company, Volvo.

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