McKinsey, JP Morgan Chase, Aston Martin Execs Highlight UVA Darden Leadership Speaker Series

By Dave Hendrick

The University of Virginia Darden School of Business will welcome senior executives from top companies and organizations around the world to Grounds this fall for its Leadership Speaker Series.

Leaders in their field, the executives will share their stories, expertise and advice with Darden students, faculty, staff and guests.

The fall 2016 Leadership Speaker Series includes:

8 September: Dominic Barton, global managing partner, McKinsey& Co.

12 September: Kevin Watters (MBA ’94), CEO, JPMorgan Chase & Co. Chase Card Services

1 November: Dr. Andreas Kaufmann, chairman of the supervisory board and managing director, Leica Camera

7 November: Pamela Sutton-Wallace, CEO, University of Virginia Medical Center

9 November: Dr. Ulrich Bez, chairman and former CEO, Aston Martin

15 November: Jim Moffatt, CEO, global consulting, Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu Limited, and deputy CEO, Deloitte LLP

29 November: Dr. Jacqualyn Fouse, president and COO, Celgene

1 December: Kim Morrish (MBA ’93), owner and director, Ground Control

Darden establishes relationships with corporations and organizations representing a variety of industries to support innovative and collaborative teaching, faculty research and recruiting. These connections enhance Darden’s efforts to advance knowledge and ideas that can be put into action for practicing managers, as well as enhance Darden’s top-ranked business education experience for students.

The Darden Leadership Speaker Series talks are free and open to the public.

Watch videos of past Darden Leadership Speakers on Darden’s YouTube Channel. Many speakers also join Dean Scott Beardsley in his one-on-one video interview series, Darden Ideas to Action C-Suite Insights.

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About the University of Virginia Darden School of Business

The University of Virginia Darden School of Business prepares responsible global leaders through unparalleled transformational learning experiences. Darden’s graduate degree programs (MBA, MSBA and Ph.D.) and Executive Education & Lifelong Learning programs offered by the Darden School Foundation set the stage for a lifetime of career advancement and impact. Darden’s top-ranked faculty, renowned for teaching excellence, inspires and shapes modern business leadership worldwide through research, thought leadership and business publishing. Darden has Grounds in Charlottesville, Virginia, and the Washington, D.C., area and a global community that includes 18,000 alumni in 90 countries. Darden was established in 1955 at the University of Virginia, a top public university founded by Thomas Jefferson in 1819 in Charlottesville, Virginia.


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