Betsy Z. Cohen is an entrepreneur and businessperson who founded The Bancorp, Inc. (Delaware), RAIT Financial Trust, Jefferson Bank of New Jersey and Jefferson Bank (Haverford, Pennsylvania) and who has been at the helm of 18 different companies. Currently, Ms. Cohen holds the position of Chairman at FinTech Acquisition Corp. V, Chairman for FTAC Athena Acquisition Corp., Chairman for FTAC Hera Acquisition Corp. and Investment Committee Chairperson at Resource Financial Institutions Group, Inc.
She is also Senior Advisor at Broadscale Acquisition Corp. and on the board of 5 other companies.
In her past career Ms. Cohen was Chairman for Fintech Acquisition Corp. VI, Chief Executive Officer & Director at The Bancorp, Inc. (Delaware) and Chairman & Chief Executive Officer of The Bancorp Bank (a subsidiary of The Bancorp, Inc. (Delaware)), Chairman & Chief Executive Officer at JeffBanks, Inc., Chairman of FinTech Acquisition Corp., Chairman of Hudson United Wealth Management Services Group, Chairman for RAIT Financial Trust, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer for Jefferson Bank of New Jersey, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer for Jefferson Bank (Haverford, Pennsylvania), Independent Non-Executive Director at CardConnect Corp., Chairman of FinTech Acquisition Corp. II, Chairman at Paya Intermediate Corp., Chairman of FTAC Olympus Acquisition Corp., Chairman for FinTech Acquisition Corp. IV and Chief Executive Officer for RAIT Investment Trust.
Ms. Cohen received an undergraduate degree from Bryn Mawr College and a graduate degree from The University of Pennsylvania Law School.