Corporate governance: Board of Directors


Photograph of Betsy Z. Cohen Betsy Z. Cohen
Chief Executive Officer
The Bancorp, Inc.



Director of Aetna or its predecessors since 1994

Betsy Z. Cohen is Chief Executive Officer of The Bancorp, Inc. (and its subsidiary, The Bancorp Bank (Internet banking and financial services)), a position she has held since September 2000.  Mrs. Cohen served as Chairman of The Bancorp Bank from November 2003 to February 2004.  From August 1997 to her retirement in December 2010, Mrs. Cohen served as Chairman and a trustee of RAIT Financial Trust (real estate investment trust).  Until December 2006, she also held the position of Chief Executive Officer.  From 1999 to 2000, Mrs. Cohen also served as a director of Hudson United Bancorp (holding company), the successor to JeffBanks, Inc., where she had been Chairman and Chief Executive Officer since its inception in 1981 and also served as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of its subsidiaries, Jefferson Bank (which she founded in 1974) and Jefferson Bank New Jersey (which she founded in 1987) prior to JeffBanks' merger with Hudson United Bancorp in December 1999.  From 1985 until 1993, Mrs. Cohen was a director of First Union Corp. of Virginia (bank holding company) and its predecessor, Dominion Bankshares, Inc.  In 1969, Mrs. Cohen co-founded a commercial law firm and served as a Senior Partner until 1984.