Robyn Bew


Markets and West Region Leader

Center for Board Matters


As the West region liaison for EY’s Center for Board Matters, Robyn draws on more than ten years of experience helping corporate directors and senior leadership teams navigate current and emerging business challenges.

Robyn joined EY from the National Association of Corporate Directors (NACD), where she led the organization’s four Advisory Councils serving committee chairs of Fortune 5/Global 5 companies, authored NACD’s flagship Blue Ribbon Commission reports, and was a faculty member for NACD’s director education programs.

Prior to NACD, Robyn was a principal at Tapestry Networks, where she ran networks of large-cap public-company audit and compensation committee chairs and was a leader of the firm’s work on bank governance and board-shareholder engagement issues.

Robyn has been a featured speaker and writer on governance topics: appearances include Agenda Week, Bloomberg BNA, CFO Magazine, Corporate Secretary, Directors and Boards, the International Corporate Governance Network, and NACD. She has served on the Research Advisory Council for JUST Capital and the Methodology Advisory Committee for Ethisphere’s World’s Most Ethical Companies.

Earlier in her career, Robyn was a senior director at the Corporate Executive Board (now Gartner) and a management consultant at Monitor Group. A New England native, Robyn and her husband live in Los Angeles