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Sally Beatty, Ph.D.

Principal, Private Equity & Global Technology
Sally Beatty is a member of the Global Technology Practice and Board & CEO practices. She is part of the Private Equity practice for North America Technology Markets.

Prior to joining Korn Ferry, she was with a leading global executive search firm where she managed relationships with Fortune 1000 companies and private-equity backed businesses.

Ms. Beatty has led many engagements for CEO, COO, Board and other C-suite roles for public, private, nonprofit and private equity backed organizations.

Throughout her career, Ms. Beatty has worked as an external and internal talent and leadership advisor for many businesses. Ms. Beatty is known for her expertise in tech-enabled services, big data, digital asset management and software. She has distinct experience with ed tech and education innovation companies, as well as artificial intelligence and machine learning organizations.

In addition to her two decades of advisory work, Ms. Beatty has taught undergraduate and graduate courses in organizational development, entrepreneurship and economics.

Ms. Beatty received her bachelor's, master's and doctorate from The Ohio State University. As an undergraduate student, she spent a semester at London School of Economics and was awarded a FLAS Fellowship to conduct graduate research at Northwestern University.