Meet the Faculty

Meet Betsy Tilkemeier

Founder and Managing Partner of North Line Partners

Betsy has expertise in consumer with a particular focus serving clients who go to market through multiple/alternative distribution channels including eCommerce and direct selling. Her expertise also includes in-depth experience within health and wellness, “better for you” food, apparel, personal care and med tech, including building the leadership teams for venture capital-funded, pre-revenue startups. She has sourced and recruited senior-level general management, finance, marketing, human resources, operations and digital/e-commerce executives, with a particular expertise securing CEOs, Presidents, Board Members, CFOs, CMOs and Chief Commercial Officers for portfolio companies of leading private equity firms. Betsy also has expertise serving family-owned companies. Prior to North Line Partners, Betsy was a Partner at Heidrick & Struggles in the firm’s Global Consumer Markets Practice serving Consumer and Retail clients. Betsy has a B.A. degree from Hamilton College.