Boards of Advisors

Yale SOM's boards of advisors include CEOs from some of the world's largest companies, innovative entrepreneurs, and leaders of vital nonprofit and government organizations. These top leaders support the mission of the school and contribute experience and wisdom to its ongoing development. 



Yale SOM Board of Advisors


Honorary Chair

The Honorable William H. Donaldson ’53 BA, ’73 MAH
Donaldson Enterprises


Timothy C. Collins ’82
CEO & Senior Managing Director
Ripplewood Holdings LLC

G. Leonard Baker, Jr. ’64 BA
Managing Director
Sutter Hill Ventures

Eric P. Bass ’05
Managing Partner
Velite Benchmark Capital Management LLC

Frances G. Beinecke ’71 BA, ’74 MFS
Natural Resources Defense Council

Joshua Bekenstein ’80 BA
Managing Director
Bain Capital, LLC

Roland W. Betts ’68 BA
Founder & Chairman
Chelsea Piers, L.P.

Pamela G. Carlton '80, '80 J.D.
Springboard - Partners in Cross Cultural Leadership

David S. Daniel ’82
Chief Executive Officer
Spencer Stuart

Vispi M. Daver '01
Venture Capital 

Philip N. Davis ’85
Head of Visa Client Consulting
Visa, Inc.

Edward J. De La Rosa ’81
Founder & President
E. J. De La Rosa & Co., Inc.

Jeremy D. Eden ’78 BA, ’86
Harvest Earnings

Michael R. Eisenson ’81, ’81 JD
Managing Director & CEO
Charlesbank Capital Partners

Charles D. Ellis ’59 BA
Consultant in Investing & Former Managing Partner
Greenwich Associates
Partners of '63

Edward C. Forst
Cushman & Wakefield 

Frederick Frank ’54 BA
Vice Chairman
Burrill & Company

Seth A. Goldman '95
President and TeaEO
Honest Tea, Inc.

Robert R. Gould ’81 BS
Trustee & Chairman of the Investment Committee
The Pinkerton Foundation

Gail Harrity ’82
President & Chief Operating Officer
Philadelphia Museum of Art

Stephen P. Hickey ’83 BA
CVC Capital Partners, LLC

Brad Huang ’90
Founder & Chairman
Lotus Capital Management, Ltd.

Reed E. Hundt ’69 BA, ’74 JD
REH Advisors

Ellis B. Jones ’79
Wasserstein & Co.

Richard L. Kauffman ’79 MA, ’83
Chairman for Energy Policy and Finance
Office of the Governor, State of New York

Jerome P. Kenney ’63 BA
Senior Advisor
Corporate Strategy, BlackRock

Neal L. Keny-Guyer ’82
Chief Executive Officer
Mercy Corps

Susan S. Kilsby ’84
EMEA Mergers & Acquisitions Group
Credit Suisse

Edward Miner Lamont, Jr. ’80
Chief Executive Officer
Lamont Digital Systems

Austin Ligon ’80
Co-founder & Retired CEO

Harley Lippman
Founder & CEO
Genesis 10

Linda A. Mason ’80
Chairman & Founder
Bright Horizons Family Solutions

Henry McCance ’64 BA
Chairman Emeritus
Greylock Partners

William E. McGlashan, Jr. ’86 BA
Managing Partner
TPG Growth, LLC

Edward J. McKinley ’79
Private Investor

Ruth R. McMullin ’79
Eagle-Picher Trust

Joseph C. McNay ’56 BA
Chairman, Chief Investment Officer & Managing Principal
Essex Investment Management

Christina P. Minnis ’87 BA 
Managing Director
Goldman, Sachs & Co

Robert R. Morse '77 B.A.
Chairman, Investment Management Committee
Bridge Investment Group Partners

Wendi Deng Murdoch ’97
Big Feet Productions

Wilbur L. Ross, Jr. ’59 B.A.
Chairman & CEO
WL Ross & Company, LLC

Peter Salovey ’83 MS, ’84 MPhil, ’86 PhD
Yale University

Martha Samuelson 76 BA
President and CEO
Analysis Group

Jeffrey W. Schroeder ’90
Chief Administrative Officer
Goldman, Sachs & Co

John R. Shrewsberry ’92
Chief Financial Officer 
Wells Fargo & Company

Boon Sim '92
President, Head of Markets and Americas
Temasek International

Charles L. Slaughter '90, '85 B.A.
Founder and President
Living Goods

Edward A. Snyder
Dean & William S. Beinecke Professor of Economics and Management
Yale School of Management

Hugh D. Sullivan ’82
Vice Chairman & Managing Director
Morgan Stanley, Investment Banking Division

Mary C. Tanner
Senior Managing Director
Burrill & Company

Frederick O. Terrell ’82
Vice Chairman of Investment Banking
Credit Suisse

Sandra A. Urie ’85
Chairman & CEO
Cambridge Associates LLC

Tito Vidaurri ’90 MA, ’91
Country Executive-Mexico
Bank of America Merrill  Lynch

Michael J. Warren '90 BA 
Albright Stonebridge Group

Susan Z. Weil '88
Weil & Wein 

George U. Wyper ’84
Managing Director
Royce & Associates, LLC

Lei Zhang ’02, ’02 MA
President & Chief Investment Officer
Hillhouse Capital Management, Ltd. (HCM)

President, Yale SOM Alumni Association

Julien R. Mininberg ’86 BA, ’90
President & CEO 
Kaz, Inc.

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Greater China Board of Advisors


Liang Meng ’97
Managing Partner
Ascendent Capital Partners Limited

Kevin Y. Zhang ’94
Managing Partner
Ascendent Capital Partners Limited

Raymond N. Chang ’96
Former Group CEO
New Focus Automobile Technology Limited

Steven Chapman ’85
Group Vice President - Emerging Markets
Cummins, Inc. 

Shirley Chen '95
Managing Director and Head of Private Equity
China International Capital Corporation (CICC)

Raymond Chit Man Chia ’89
Managing Director
AP Capital Group, Ltd.

Yan Liu Johnson ’96
Pacific Partnership Advisors LLC

Brad Huang ’90
Founder & Chairman
Lotus Capital Management, Ltd.

David Hui Li ’94
Managing Director
Warburg Pincus LLC

Hank Lin ’89
Urban Holdings (China)

Ping Ping ’03
Managing Director
Chengwei Ventures LLC

Yongqiang Qian ’00
New Oriental Education & Technology Group

Colm Rafferty ’04
Vice President - Asia Pacific Region
Vermeer Corporation
Chairman of the Board
Vermeer China Limited

Neil Nanpeng Shen ’92 MA
Founding & Managing Partner
Sequoia Capital China

Eddie Sun-Keung Tam ’93
CEO & Chief Investment Officer
Central Asset Investments

Derek Shiun-Sheng Wang ’89
Chairman of the Board & President
China Chemical & Pharmaceutical Group

Sam Wong ’89
Senior Vice President
HKC Holdings

Kevin Ye ’04
Chief Executive Officer
Salubris Pharmaceuticals

Siuman Shirley Yeung '93
Founder & Managing Partner
Dragonrise Capital

Wayne Zhang ’96
Founder and CEO 
Lucky Pai

Feng Zhou ’03

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Yale SOM Global Diversity Advisory Council

Christine Bader ’00
Visiting Scholar & Lecturer, Institute for the Study of Human Rights
Columbia University

Ezni Balqiah
Deputy Director of MBA Program
University of Indonesia Faculty of Economics

Humberto Cantú
Dean, Undergraduate Business
Tec de Monterrey

Valentino D. Carlotti ’88 BA
Partner & Head of Institutional Client Group
Goldman, Sachs & Co. 

Stephen P. Hickey ’83 BA
CVC Capital Partners, LLC

Jing Jiang
Assistant Professor of Marketing & MBA Program Director
Renmin University School of Business 

Yue-Wen Lim
Director of International Relations
National University of Singapore Business School

Christina P. Minnis ’87 BA 
Managing Director
Goldman, Sachs & Co.

Daniel F. Ofori
Senior Lecturer
University of Ghana Business School

Julia von Maltzan Pacheco
Associate Dean for International Relations 

Chris Tsang
Deputy Director of MBA Programs
Hong Kong University of Science and Technology Business School

Alejandro Vollbrechthausen
Goldman Sachs Brazil 

Zhiwen Yin
Associate Dean and Associate Professor
Fudan University School of Management

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