Inspired Innovators: Stakeholder capitalism

November 19, 2020

Inspired Innovators Speaker Series


Stakeholder Capitalism: Reinventing business to both serve & succeed



Talk overview:

How do we persevere through the Covid-19 pandemic and lay the groundwork for a more inclusive, equitable society? Grab a cup of coffee and join us to hear why businesses have a unique role to play in bringing this transformation about. Our featured speaker is Neil Kiely, CEO of Androscoggin Bank. We’ll discuss new business models, the influence of younger workers, changing consumer expectations, relearning leadership, and the early results of shifting to a stakeholder – not shareholder – business model.


About the series:

Inspired Innovators is a new speaker series focused on topics that inspire all of us to reach for continuous improvements. It will feature thought leaders in law, business, policy, and public health from Maine and beyond.



Thursday November 19, 2020

9:00am – 10:00am

FREE webinar


About Our Featured Speaker


Neil Kiely became CEO of Androscoggin Bank in January 2020. He graduated from Emory Law School and worked at a national firm in Washington, D.C. before moving to Maine in 1996 to serve as General Counsel for a local company. Discovering that he enjoyed business even more than the law, Neil left to start and operate a number of his own companies. In 2009, Neil joined the Board of Directors of Androscoggin Bank and First Wind, LLC where he served five years as the Director of Development–New England. In 2015, Neil was named Chief Strategy Officer to help lead a transformation of Androscoggin Bank to achieve sustainable long-term success in a dynamic banking environment. He led a number of divisions before his appointment as CEO. Neil also sits on the Board of the Portland Trust Company and is a member of the University of Southern Maine Advisory Board.

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