Phil Neiswender

Phil Neiswender
Head of Board Engagement
AMERS & APAC
Nasdaq Governance Solutions

Phil Neiswender is the Head of Board Engagement at Nasdaq Governance Solutions, in the Americas and Asia-Pacific regions. In his role, Phil helps boards and executive teams address board composition and effectiveness, strategic board-management alignment, and other corporate governance and compliance matters. Prior to Nasdaq’s acquisition of the Center for Board Excellence (CBE) in 2019, Phil was a founding investor and advisor, president, and board member. Phil also served as Executive Vice President for Operations & Corporate Development and Chief Legal Officer at Xevo, Inc., Chief Operating Officer at Garagiste, Inc., and General Counsel and Vice President of Legal at BSQUARE Corporation. Phil obtained his J.D. from the University of Virginia and his B.A. from the University of Washington. Phil is a member of the Washington State bar.