Betsy Emerson is Head of Research Operations for Cornerstone Capital Group. Betsy has more than 20 years of experience in institutional investment research. Prior to joining Cornerstone, Betsy was the Global Head of Research Operations for UBS Investment Bank, the culmination of a 17-year career marked by steady expansion of responsibilities for publishing and related functions to support 700-plus analysts, with responsibility for a range of functions including editorial and publishing services, translation, database oversight, regulatory supervision, and technology projects. She served on the Global Research Executive Committee. Prior to joining predecessor PaineWebber in 1997, Betsy was publishing manager at Bear Stearns for several years.
Betsy also led the regional chapter of All Bar None, UBS’s gender diversity network, serving more than 2,000 members across the Americas. In this capacity, she partnered with senior leadership as a stakeholder in the firm’s efforts to recruit and retain women. During her four-year tenure, Betsy nearly doubled the network’s membership and executed a number of high-profile initiatives that have become annual traditions.
Betsy is an alumnus of Rutgers University, with degrees in both Economics and English Literature (the latter cum laude). She holds FINRA certifications 7, 16, 24 and 63.