Sallie Krawcheck

Sallie Krawcheck

Formal First Name
11/28/1964 - present

Sallie Krawcheck is the Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Ellevest, a robo-advisory service and financial literacy program for women. She is widely recognized as one of the most influential women in business, often referred to as one of the most successful executives in financial services. Before launching Ellevest, Krawcheck built a successful career on Wall Street. She has a proven record of turning around and growing troubled businesses, eliminating Wall Street conflicts of interest, and advocating a true client-centered business model.

Professional Experience

Academic History


  • Chair of the Ellevate Network
  • Chair of the Pax Ellevate Global Women’s Leadership Fund
  • Member of the Global Leadership Board of TIME'S UP
  • Member of the Board of Directors of 2U


  • "Seventh Most Powerful Woman in the World" by Forbes
  • She has been called one of the top 10 up-and-coming entrepreneurs to watch by Entrepreneur Magazine.
  • She was called “The Last Honest Analyst” by Fortune Magazine during her tenure at Sanford Bernstein, and noted that hers was the most influential voice for research quality and integrity.
  • She has been named among the top ten of Fast Company’s “100 Most Creative People” and one of Entrepreneur Magazine’s "Entrepreneurs to Watch."


  • Krawcheck lends her voice to social media, reaching a network of more than 2,600,000 followers on LinkedIn and 66,000 on Twitter.