Annual Dinner

Columbia Business School is thankful for the more than 900 guests who attended the 37th Annual Dinner at the Waldorf Astoria in New York, raising nearly $3.2 million to support critical initiatives at the School. Next year’s Annual Dinner will take place on May 5, 2014.

Benefactors $100,000 and above

    • The Asfari Foundation
    • The Geier Group
    • Marie-Josée and Henry R. ’69 Kravis
    • MacAndrews & Forbes Holdings
    • Morgan Stanley
    • Ingeborg and Ira Leon Rennert
    • Jerry I. Speyer ’64 and
      Tishman Speyer

Lead Underwriters $50,000–$99,999

    • Russell L. Carson ’67
    • Professor Meyer ’65 and
      Mrs. Barbara Feldberg
    • Gabelli Funds
    • Dean Glenn Hubbard
    • Pershing Square Capital Management
    • Arthur J. Samberg ’67
    • Lulu C. Wang ’83

Leadership Sponsors $25,000–$49,999

    • Anonymous
    • Accenture
    • ACP Holdings
    • ADP
    • Bank of America Merrill Lynch
    • BNP Paribas
    • Max C. Chapman Jr. ’69
    • Arnold L. Chavkin ’77 and
      Laura Y. Chang ’77
    • Jerome A. Chazen ’50
    • The Coach Foundation
    • Leon Cooperman ’67/Omega Advisors, Inc.
    • David E. & Jacqueline S. Simon Charitable Foundation
    • Ronald Doornink ’79
    • Carol B. Einiger ’73/Post Rock Advisors, LLC
    • EMC Corporation
    • eni
    • Brad ’70 and Barbara Evans
    • First Eagle Investment Management/First Eagle Funds
    • Lawrence Flinn Jr. ’60
    • The Frankfort Family
      Foundation
    • General Atlantic
    • General Electric Company
    • Philippe Jabre ’82
    • Ann F. Kaplan ’77
    • Kikkoman Corporation
    • Harrison T. LeFrak ’98
    • Edward J. Ludwig ’75
    • Macy’s and Bloomingdale’s
    • John K. Martin Jr. ’94
    • Meera ’86 and Marc ’83 Mayer
    • McKinsey & Company
    • Nancy McKinstry ’84
    • Paul Montrone ’66/Perspecta Trust/Liberty Lane Partners
    • Steven Pan ’88/Regent Hotels & Resorts
    • Richard Paul ’73 and Ellen Schapps Richman Private
      Family Trust Foundation
    • Michael Rothfeld ’71
    • Elizabeth B. Strickler ’86 and Mark T. Gallogly ’86
    • Talpion Fund Management
    • Charles W. Tate ’72
    • Telefónica, S.A.
    • Time Warner Inc.
    • Joseph M. Tucci ’84
    • UBS
    • William von Mueffling ’95
    • A. Lorne Weil ’71

Dean’s Circle $15,000–$24,999

    • Ilana Feldberg Adelman and David Adelman
    • Alex & Wright Inc.
    • American Express
    • Robert ’89 and Deedra Bakish
    • Andrew F. Barth ’85/The Capital Group Companies
    • Belk Inc.
    • Berenson & Company/Jonathan Newcomb ’69
    • Bloomingdale’s
    • Citi
    • Con Edison
    • Credit Suisse
    • Ernst & Young LLP
    • Gabriele Galateri di Genola ’72
    • Alice and Nathan ’64 Gantcher
    • Goldman Sachs Group, Inc
    • Bernard Gray ’74
    • Greycroft Partners/Alan
      Patricof ’57 and Ian Sigalow ’06
    • Paul B. Guenther ’64
    • Ernest M. Higa ’76
    • Paul Hilal ’92
    • Mr. and Mrs. Nand Khemka ’56
    • KPMG LLP
    • Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel
    • L&T Infotech
    • LOTTE
    • Metrobank, Philippines
    • Henry S. Miller ’70
    • Mariel and Norberto Morita ’75
    • Bruce Eben Pindyck ’71
    • Private Equity Program at Columbia Business School
    • Charles M. Royce ’63
    • Thomas A. and Georgina T. Russo
    • David M. Silfen ’68
    • Sanjay Swani
    • Washington Z. SyCip MS ’43
    • Frank K. Tang ’94
    • Sidney ’71 and Kathy Taurel
    • Norma and John ’81 Thompson/ Thompson Distribution Co.
    • Oakleigh Thorne ’86
    • Massimo Tosato ’80/Schroders plc
    • The Travelers Companies, Inc.
    • UBP Asset Management
    • Donald C. Waite III ’66
    • Wells Fargo Securities
    • Wipro Technologies
    • Barbara M. and David W. ’78 Zalaznick
    • Martin E. Zimmerman ’61

Contributors up to $14,999

    • Jack R. Anderson ’49
    • Barclays Capital
    • BDT & Company
    • Wolfgang Bernhard ’88
    • Laurence Blumberg ’98
    • Elizabeth R. Bramwell ’67
    • Michael Brody ’07
    • Anne M. Busquet ’78
    • Robert M. Buxton ’73
    • Daniel M. Cain ’72
    • Albert Y. Chao ’72
    • James Chao ’74
    • Christopher Cheng ’79
    • Giuseppe Ciardi ’81
    • Howard L. Clark Jr. ’68
    • Christopher Coetzee and Lindy Hirschohn
    • Geoffrey J. ’78 and Marcia Colvin
    • Patrick Combes ’78
    • The Cowen Group
    • Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP
    • Deutsche Bank Securities Inc.
    • Jordi Esteve Escoda
    • Robert S. Evans ’68
    • Charles E. Exley Jr. ’54
    • Feldberg Fellows
    • Barry Friedberg
    • Robert Friedman ’80
    • Sloan and David ’00 Greenspan
    • Bob Harrison ’66
    • Philip Holzer & Associates
    • Naomi and Ehud Houminer
    • iGATE Corporation
    • Jeremy J. Joyce ’05
    • Jim ’80 and Margo Keyes
    • Bill ’72 and Sheila Lambert
    • Eugene M. Lang Foundation
    • Chris and Laura Lee
    • Michael Lehrman ’90
    • Bruce A. Lieberman ’78
    • Christopher J. Mayer and
      Melissa A. Bilski
    • Linda Ho McAfee ’73
    • G.G. Michelson
    • Cheryl and Philip Milstein
    • Newmark Grubb Knight Frank
    • The North Highland Company
    • Nicholas Oppenheim ’73
    • Optima Global Solutions, Inc.
    • Partnership for NYC/
      Kathryn Wylde
    • Mr. and Mrs. Percy Pyne ’72
    • Joyce M. Roche ’72
    • Julian F. Rundle
    • Daniel J. Ryterband
    • Andrew James Scott ’04
    • Carol Simmons ’72
    • Social Finance, Inc.
    • Burton B. Staniar ’66
    • Bill Stasiulatis ’04
    • Sabin C. Streeter ’67
    • Structure Tone Inc.
    • Diana Taylor ’80
    • Turner & Townsend Ferzan Robbins
    • Kate and James Vanek ’09
    • Alberto J. Verme ’84
    • VGI Partners
    • Joseph V. Vittoria ’59
    • Monica Gerard-Sharp ’80 and
      Ali Wambold ’81

In-Kind Sponsor

    • Cristina Mariani-May ’99/
      Banfi Vintners
    • Michael Preis ’01/
      Palm Bay International