Sallie L. Krawcheck's professional mission is to help women reach their financial and professional goals. She is the CEO and Co-Founder of Ellevest, a digital investment platform for women. She is the Chair of Ellevate Network, a many-thousand-strong global professional woman’s network, and she was a founder of and is currently a consultant to Pax Ellevate Management, investment adviser to the Pax Ellevate Global Women’s Leadership Fund, which invests in the highest-rated companies in the world in advancing women’s leadership. Sallie is the author of Own It: The Power of Women at Work, released in January 2017. She has been named among the top ten of Fast Company’s “100 Most Creative People” list. Before becoming an entrepreneur, she was CEO of Merrill Lynch Wealth Management and of Smith Barney.