Prince Harry has found a new gig: The Duke of Sussex joined a startup called BetterUp as chief impact officer, which provides mental health services and coaching to clients online. The job announcement came weeks after he and wife Meghan Markle’s bombshell interview with Oprah Winfrey, in which they spoke on the mental health struggles that came with royal life.
First Move’s Julia Chatterley spoke to CEO Alexi Robichaux about Harry’s role at BetterUp and the company’s mission.
CNN’s parent company WarnerMedia is a client of BetterUp.
Explain the mission please. I read it as providing a gym for mental health. What does that mean?
Robichaux: The easiest way to think about BetterUp is that we’re taking what was traditionally been thought of as competitive