Past Montrone Seminar Speakers

  • Greg Dorn, Senior Vice President, Hearst & President and Group Head, Hearst Health

  • Dr. Avraham Kadar, Founder & Executive Chairman, BrainPOP

  • Vanessa Barboni Hallik, CEO, Another Tomorrow

  • Rob Bibow '96, Managing Partner, Fission Ventures

  • Professor Katherine W. Phillips, Former Reuben Mark Professor of Organizational Character; Former Director, The Bernstein Center, Columbia Business School (photos)

  • Janine Racanelli, Chief Executive Officer, Dalio Family Office & Executive Director, Dalio Foundation (photos)

  • Guillermo Tagle Q., Executive Chairman of Credicorp Capital Chile (photos)

  • Larry Ackman, Chairman Emeritus, The Ackman Ziff Real Estate Group LLC. (photos)

  • James Katzman '92, Retired Partner, Goldman Sachs & Co. LLC and Former Advisor, Blue Horizon Equity LLC (photos)

  • Peter Lighte, Retired Founding Chairman, JPMorgan Chase Bank China (photos)

  • Luis Miguel Castillo, Executive Vice President, Central America Bottling Corporation (CBC) (photos)

  • Julie Castle, Chief Executive Officer, Best Friends Animal Society (photos)

  • Antonia Stroeh '04, Senior Vice President, Government & Development, Mastercard Advisors (photos)

  • Kimberly Strong, Vice President, Chief Ethics and Compliance Officer, Consolidated Edison Company of New York, Inc. (photos)

  • Georgia Papathomas, Vice President and Group CIO, Johnson & Johnson (photos)

  • Professor David Miller, Ethicist, Citigroup (photos)

  • Dr. Vivienne Ming,  Neuroscientist, Tech Entrepreneur, Founder of Socos (photos

  • Dioniso Gutierrez Mayorga, Guatemalan Businessman & Social Development Expert (photos)

  • Doug Haynes, President, Point 72 Asset Management (photos

  • Nicholas Panos '08, Senior Special Counsel, SEC's Division of Corporation Finance and Katherine Reilly, Assistant U.S. Attorney in the United States Attorney's Office for the Southern Distrcit of New York (photos)

  • Francesco Vanni D'Archirafi '83, CEO, Citi Holdings (photos)

  • Andrew M. Sieg, Head of Merrill Lynch Wealth Management, Bank of America (photos)

  • Roy Vagelos '54PS '83PS, Chairman, Regeneron, Fmr Chairman & CEO, Merck & Co. Inc.  (photos)

  • Suni P. Harford, Managing Director and Regional Head of Markets, North America, Citigroup

  • Maryam Banikarim '93, Global Chief Marketing Officer of Hyatt Hotel Corporation

  • Clark Murphy, President and CEO of Russell Reynolds Associates

  • Melody Hildebrandt, Director of Cybersecurity, Palantir Technologies

  • Taylor Justice EMBA '14, Co-Founder, Unite US

  • Jessamyn Rodriguez, Founder & CEO, Hot Bread Kitchen

  • Warren Stephens, CEO, Stephens Inc.

  • Kenneth R. Feinberg, Founder and Managing Partner, Feinberg Rozen, LLP

  • John C. Liu, Former Comptroller, City Council Member, & 2013 New York City Mayoral Candidate

  • Eric Gebaide '96, Board Member, Demoulas Market Basket

  • Arihant Patni, Managing Director, Hive Technologies

  • Brad Katsuyama, President and CEO, IEX

  • Joshua Klein, former Assistant United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York

  • Ratan Tata, chairman emeritus of The Tata Group

  • Kaihan Krippendorff '99, strategist, speaker, consultant and author

  • Alex Robertson, President and Chief Operating Officer of Tiger Management, LLC.

  • Tom Doorley '69, CEO, Sage Partners

  • Maria L. Chrin '89, Founder and Managing Partner of Circle Wealth Management, LLC (CWM)

    Rod McCowan, CEO, Paideia Systems Group

  • Barbara S. Miller, Partner in Management Solutions for Nonprofit Organizations

  • Lewis A. Sanders, CEO and Co-CIO of Sanders Capital, LLC.

    Meryl D. Hartzband '82, Chief Investment Officer of Stone Point and a member of the Investment Committees of the Trident Funds

  • Peter Cohen '69, Chairman and CEO of Cowen Group

  • Paul Volcker, Professor Emeritus of International Economic Policy at Princeton University

  • Clover Bergmann '78, Managing Director, Golden Seeds

  • Paul Johnson, Managing Member, Nicusa Capital and Adjunct Professor, Heilbrunn Center for Graham and Dodd Investing

  • Ellen Zimiles, Managing Director and Head of Global Investigations and Compliance, Navigant Consulting’s Disputes and Investigations Practice

  • Meg McConnell, Senior Vice President, Financial Stability and Regulatory Policy, Federal Reserve Bank of New York

  • Jim Chanos, Founder and Managing Partner, Kynikos Associates LP

  • Marilyn Fedak, Vice Chair Emeritus for Investment Services at AllianceBernstein

  • Whitney Tilson, Founding and Managing Partner, T2 Partners LLC and the Tilson Mutual Funds

  • John Kamm, Founder and Executive Director, Dui Hua Foundation

  • Jeffrey Lehman, Independent Director & Chair-Nominations Committee, Infosys

  • Lieutenant General Richard Y. Newton III, assistant vice chief of staff and director of Air Staff for the US Air Force

  • Antanas Mockus, Colombian 2010 Presidential Candidate, Former mayor of Bogota City, and Co-Founder of Colombian Green Party

  • Peter Lowy, Group Managing Director of the Westfield Group

  • John Podesta, President and CEO of the Center for American Progress

  • Richard M. Sternhell ’69, former Managing Principal of Towers Watson

  • Charles H. Green, Founder and CEO of Trusted Advisor Associates

  • Peter Stringham, CEO of Young & Rubicam Brands

  • Sebastian Fries, Director of Strategic Planning at Pfizer

  • James Gamble JD/MBA ’94, Litigation Partner at Simpson, Thacher and Bartlett LLP

  • Secretary Robert Rubin, Former Secretary of the Treasury

  • Secretary John W. Snow, Former Secretary of the Treasury

  • Scott Budde, Managing Director of the Global Social and Community Investment Group and Founder of the Global Microfinance Investment Program at TIAA-CREF

  • Van Jones, Former Special Advisor on Green Jobs to President Obama

  • O. Griffith Sexton, Board Member at Morgan Stanley and Professor of Finance and Economics at Columbia Business School

  • Lewis B. Kaden, Vice Chairman of Citigroup Inc.

  • Elizabeth Kalodner '84, Executive Vice President and General Manager for CBS Consumer Products

  • Jeff Barker, current New York Market President for Bank of America

  • Robert Downey, Former Senior Director of Goldman, Sachs & Co.

  • Marc Mayer '83, CEO of GMO LLC

  • Jeannette Gorgas, Managing Director at Deutsche Bank's Global Markets

  • Enrique Goni Beltran de Garizurieta, CEO of Caja Navarra

  • Alice Rivlin, Senior Fellow in the Economic Studies Program at Brookings

  • John Bodt, Head of Project Finance at Bluewater Wind

  • Todd Stitzer, CEO of Cadbury

  • Majora Carter, Founder of Sustainable South Bronx and President of the Majora Carter Group, LLC

  • Carter Bales, Director Emeritus of McKinsey and the Wicks Group

  • Burt Staniar, Chairman of Knoll, Inc.

  • Sarah Nash, former Vice Chairman of J.P. Morgan

  • Richard Perl '79, CEO of Chocolat Michel Cluizel.

  • Patrizia Carlevaro, Head of the International Aid Unit at Eli Lilly

  • Ronald Freeman, Member of the Investment Committee for the Doughty Hanson & Company European Property Fund

  • Carlos Joly, Former Chair of the United Nations Environment Program Finance Initiative (UNEP FI) Asset Mgmt Working Group and the Climate Working Group

  • Thomas L. Reece, Chairman of Dover Corporation
    Read about his visit in Center News.

  • Pat Gnazzo, Senior Vice President, Business Practices and Chief Compliance Officer of CA, Inc. (formerly Computer Associates)
    Read about his visit in Center News.

  • Adam Quinton, Managing Director at Merrill Lynch & Co.

  • Eric Eve, Senior Vice President of Community Relations, Citigroup Global Consumer Group

  • Kurt Hoffman, Director of the Shell Foundation

  • Josephine Linden, Partner at Goldman, Sachs & Co

  • David Gebler, CEO and Founder of Working Values, Ltd.

  • Miguel J. Schloss ’68, Managing Partner of DamConsult

  • Arnold Chavkin ’77, CIO of JP Morgan Partners
    Read student article in the Bottom Line.

  • Susan Frieden ’71, Head Partner of Ernst & Young’s new Quality and Risk Management initiative for the Americas