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May 12, 2021 All SOM

Faculty and Alumni Remember Chief Investment Officer David Swensen

David Swensen, who served as Yale’s chief investment officer for more than 35 years, died on May 5.

May 05, 2021

One Minute with: Maanya Condamoor ’18 and Chris Miller ’19 on General Management Careers

Condamoor is a senior strategy and growth manager for the electric scooter company Spin; Miller is manager of TV product management for Samsung Electronics America.

April 15, 2021 MBA News

Lisa Howie ’08 Named Chief Investment Officer at Smith College

Lisa Howie ’08 will be Smith College’s first chief investment officer. Howie will become one of the many Yale SOM graduates who oversee major endowments at colleges, universities, and other institutions around the United States.

April 06, 2021 All SOM

CEO Julien Mininberg ’90 and Helen of Troy Limited Honored by Institutional Investor

Julien Mininberg ’90 and Helen of Troy Limited, the company he has led since 2014, were among the winners in the Institutional Investor America’s 2021 Most Honored Company Awards, presented on March 18.

March 26, 2021

Paula Volent ’97 Named Rockefeller University’s Chief Investment Officer

Paula Volent ’97 will be the next chief investment officer of Rockefeller University, with responsibility for managing its $2.5 billion endowment, the New York City research university announced.

March 24, 2021 All SOM

Vivek Murthy ’03 Confirmed as U.S. Surgeon General

Dr. Vivek H. Murthy, a member of the Yale SOM Class of 2003, has been confirmed as surgeon general of the United States by the U.S.

Ariana Day Yuen on Career Conversations
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October 01, 2021 Alumni

How the Alumni Advisory Board (and its Volunteer Network) Amplifies SOM Conversations

Starting this summer, in partnership with the school’s alumni relations office, the SOM Alumni Advisory Board’s Communications Committee and a team of Social Media Champions is seeking to increase the strength of our network of alumni and students

August 02, 2021 Alumni

Alumni Advisory Board Careers Committee Update (August 2021)

How has SOM affected your career path? Maybe through a job referral from another SOM alum. Or a suggestion from a professor. A formative case study from an elective. A coffee chat. 

July 02, 2021 Alumni

Thoughts on the Past Academic Year from the Alumni Advisory Board Chair

As chair of the SOM Alumni Advisory Board (AAB), I am delighted to share a few thoughts on the just-concluded academic year from an alumni perspective.