The BGV Insiders: An Interview with Kristina Francis

Updated: Dec 31, 2020

Kristina Francis is the Black Girl Ventures Board Chair and Founder and CEO of EsteemLogic, an advisory and IT consulting firm. With a background in psychology and computer science, she climbed the corporate ladder at one of the nation’s most prestigious consulting firms before launching her own venture. In addition to her business savvy, Kristina is a champion for women and girls in technology and entrepreneurship.

Amid her hectic schedule, Kristina graciously carved out some time to chat with us about her journey. We were delighted to hear her thoughts about effective decision-making in business, how partnerships can accelerate growth, trusting the process in entrepreneurship, the importance of mentorship, and more must-read career insights.

You have degrees in psychology and information systems technology. How do you balance intuition and data to foster change and drive business results?