Charlotte Beard is the Chief Financial Officer at Form Energy, where she leads financial planning and analysis, controllership, investor relations, tax, treasury, and information technology for the company.
Charlotte brings years of experience in executive leadership and in-depth knowledge of business operations. Prior to joining Form Energy, she served as Vice President of Finance for Tile, Inc., where she led debt restructuring and financial statement cleanup. Charlotte previously served as Finance Director for Tesla, Inc., where she supported Engineering, Manufacturing, and Commercial Operations for Tesla Energy. Before joining Tesla, Charlotte worked for Apple, Inc. as Senior Manager, Operations Finance where she led an $85B procurement program across multiple functional and regional teams.
Charlotte is a founding member of Chief, an organization designed for senior women leaders to strengthen their leadership journey, cross-pollinate ideas across industries, and effect change from the top-down. As a Summa Cum Laude graduate, Charlotte holds a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from Defiance College in Defiance, Ohio.