President and Chief Executive Officer of Austin Investment Advisors
Director since: 2020
Other Public Boards:
Abbott Laboratories Inc.*, AbbVie, Inc., CrowdStrike Inc and Freshworks Inc.
Roxanne S. Austin is the President and Chief Executive Officer of Austin Investment Advisors, a private investment and consulting firm. She also chairs the U.S. Mid-Market Investment Advisory Committee of EQT Partners.
Ms. Austin also served as the President and Chief Executive Officer of Move Networks, Inc., an IP-based television delivery service. She served as the President and Chief Operating Officer of DIRECTV, Inc., a digital television entertainment service. Ms. Austin also served as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Hughes Electronics Corporation and as a partner of Deloitte and Touche LLP. Ms. Austin serves as a director of Abbott Laboratories Inc., AbbVie, Inc. and CrowdStrike Inc.
Ms. Austin provides the Board with valuable expertise in the areas of audit, finance and strategic planning through her extensive management and operating roles in a range of technology industries. She also brings to the Board significant experience in the area of cyber security and as a director at a diverse group of large public companies.
*Ms. Austin will not stand for re-election to the Abbott Laboratories Inc. Board of Directors at the end of her current term expiring at the April 2022 annual shareholders meeting.