Pamela J. Craig joined Akamai as a director in April 2011. She was the chief financial officer of Accenture, the global management consulting, technology services and outsourcing company, from October 2006 through June of 2013. As CFO, her responsibilities included the Corporate Controllership, Treasury, Tax, Investor Relations, Corporate Transaction Services, Client & Corporate Finance, Corporate Development, Finance Operations and Strategic Planning & Analysis functions. A member of Accenture’s global management, operating, executive and capital committees, her tenure at the company spanned more than three decades in auditing, consulting, line management, operations and finance. Institutional Investor named Ms. Craig among America’s Best CFOs in the Computer Services & IT Consulting category in 2012 and 2013.
Pam currently serves on the board of directors of Merck & Co., Inc., a global pharmaceutical company, where she chairs the Audit committee and serves on the Governance committee, and The Progressive Corporation, one of the largest providers of car insurance in the U.S. She is also a director for a number of charitable organizations. These include serving as Vice Chair of The Committee of 200, the membership organization of women entrepreneurs and corporate innovators, and Chair of the C200 Foundation. She also chairs the board of Comprehensive Development, Inc., a non-profit that provides academic and social service support to at-risk New York City high school students.
Ms. Craig graduated from Smith College with a degree in Economics and she holds an M.B.A. from New York University’s Stern School of Business.