Blythe S. Masters

Member of the Transformation & Innovation Committee.

Considered independent.

Industry Partner at the private equity firm Motive Partners and CEO of the special purpose acquisition corporation, Motive Capital Corp*, sponsored by Motive’s funds.

  • Born: 1969
  • Joined the Board: 2020
  • Current election period: 2020-2022

Other management duties:

  • Member of the International Advisory Board of Santander Group; Board Member of Santander Open Digital Services; Board Member and Audit Committee Chair of GCM Grosvenor*; Board Member of Credit Suisse*; Advisory Board Member of Figure Technologies, Inc.; Advisory Board Member of Maxex, LLC; Board Member of US Chamber of Digital Commerce.

    *Listed company


  • Bachelor of Arts: Economics, Trinity College, Cambridge University.


  • Experienced financial services and technology executive with 27 years experience at JP Morgan, and extensive knowledge in operating, investing, innovating, governance and advice, from start-ups to large enterprises.

Attendance in Board and Committee meetings during 2020:

  • Board meetings: 6 out of 8*
  • Transformation & Innovation Committee meetings: 3 out of 4**

*in 2020 the Board held eight meetings; one before Blythe Masters joined.

**One Transformation & Innovation Committee meeting was held prior to joining.

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