David and Lyn Silfen Leadership Series
The David and Lyn Silfen Leadership Series is a unique collaboration between students, faculty members, and distinguished business leaders from around the world. The series provides a forum that fosters the exchange of experience and ideas among the most influential people in business today - and those poised to lead tomorrow.
Sharing their entrepreneurial sensibilities, management techniques, leadership styles, and wisdom, Silfen Leadership Series speakers continue to engage the entire Columbia Business School community through a unique and mutually-beneficial platform - one that provides value to the School, participating speakers, and their respective firms.
Silfen Leadership Series - 2013-2014 Speakers
Keith Banks '81
President, U.S. Trust, Bank of America Private Wealth
Thursday, September 12, 2013, 12:30-1:30 p.m.
Laurence D. Fink
Chairman and CEO, BlackRock
Tuesday, November 19, 2013, 6:15-7:30 p.m.
Chairman of the Board of Directors and CEO, Johnson & Johnson
Tuesday, February 4, 2014, 12:30-1:30 p.m.
Richard B. Clark
Chairman, Brookfield Properties
Thursday, March 27, 2014, 12:30-1:30 p.m.
Past Silfen Leadership Series Speakers
M. Michele Burns
Executive Director and Chief Executive Officer, Marsh & McLennan Retirement Policy Center
Arnold Chavkin '77
Managing Director, Pine Brook Road Partners, LLC
Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer, JPMorgan Chase
Former President, New York Stock Exchange
John Martin '94
Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Time Warner
Keith Sherin '91
Vice Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, General Electric
Henry Swieca '82
Co-Founder, Highbridge Capital Management
Founder and Chief Investment Officer, Talpion Fund Management LP
For more information on the Silfen Leadership Series, please contact Felicia Ganthier at 212-854-8071 or email@example.com.