Athena Karp is the founder and CEO of HiredScore, an artificial intelligence HR technology company that powers the global Fortune 500. HiredScore leverages the power of data science and machine learning to deliver deep hiring efficiencies, enhance talent mobility, and help organizations adapt for the future of work. HiredScore has won best-in-class industry recognition and honors for best solution delivering business value and transformation in the HR industry.
Prior to founding HiredScore, Athena was an investor in New York, most recently at Altaris Capital, where she managed and sourced healthcare investments in highly regulated data environments. Previously, she was an Investment Banker at Bank of America Merrill Lynch, focused on public technology and media companies.
Athena is a member of the technology advisory board of Belmont Charter Network schools and founder and board member of Belmont Sprouts. She was a former board member and advisor for efforts to alleviate poverty and improve the public education system in West Philadelphia, through Community Education Alliance’s network of charter schools with over 1,000 disadvantaged students, focused on preparing youth with skills for the future of work. She is a member of the 2018 Class of Henry Crown Fellows
within the Aspen Global Leadership Network at the Aspen Institute and is a member of the World Economic Forum’s Global Shapers.
Athena holds a BSFS in international politics from Georgetown University Walsh School of Foreign Service. She is also a Founder of Future of Work Non-Profit: Tech Literacy for America across US Public Schools as an Aspen Institute 2018 Henry Crown Fellow.