Beverly Rider

Chief Commercial Officer & Head of Solutions & Delivery, NEOM

Beverly Rider

Speaker Bio

Beverly currently serves as CEO of Portfolio T, NEOM Tech & Digital Company’s Venture Studio & Fund. Beverly leads a team of top-tier entrepreneurs and C-suite executives in developing Silicon Valley-modeled ventures and disruptive, sustainable solutions to power the world’s first ecosystem of cognitive technologies. She is also focused on attracting investment and fostering long-term optimization.


As CCO and CMO of NEOM Tech & Digital Company since 2021, she is tasked with building and managing a world-class commercial organization comprising: sales and channels; ventures; solutions; delivery; communications, events, and product and field marketing.  Her work enables the successful development and execution of NEOM Tech & Digital Company programs, which require the establishment of global partnerships to provide scale for NEOM’s growth.


Beverly’s deep experience and insights come from serving in the C-suite at Fortune 10 and Global 100 companies, including Hitachi Limited (Japan), General Electric (US) and Ericsson (Sweden). She was also CEO at C-level Consulting, an executive for CenturyLink/Qwest/US West, and an attorney.


Beverly has degrees in marketing, finance, law and taxation. She graduated JD Cum Laude from the Seattle University School of Law and attended the University of Washington LLM Program.