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Colloquium Speakers

Our colloquia speaker series in asset management, healthcare, and sustainability bring to campus the expertise of policy makers, corporate leaders, research faculty, or practitioners from the front lines of these industries. Students who choose to specialize in one Area of Focus attend a minimum of five colloquia sessions within their field. Others choose the leadership lessons and discussions of major societal issues that are most relevant to their careers.

Featured Colloquium Speakers

Robert Shiller

Amy Chivetta
Yale Investment Office

William Nordhaus
Sterling Professor of Economics
Yale University

Amanda Skinner, MSN '98, MBA '08
President and CEO
Planned Parenthood of Southern New England

Cliff Asness
Founder and CIO
AQR Capital Management

Paulette Frank
Chief Sustainability Officer
Johnson and Johnson

Gary Gottlieb, MD, MBA
Executive Partner
Flare Capital Partners

Danielle Merfeld
Vice President and CTO
GE Renewables

Stephen N. Oesterle, MD
Senior Vice President for Medicine and Technology

Onyeka Obiocha
Executive Director

MBA for Executives colloquium speaker series timeline

Colloquium Speakers 2023-2024 Schedule

Asset Management 2023-2024

September 8, 2023
Elysabeth Alfano
CEO, & Co-Founder, VegTech Invest
Founder, Plant Powered Consulting

January 26, 2024
Robert Davis
Nebrodi Partners

October 6, 2023
Jon Fernandez
Yale Investments Office

February 23, 2024

November 17, 2023
Mark Carhart
Kepos Capital

April 5, 2024

December 15, 2023
Novisi Nirschl
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

April 19, 2024

Healthcare 2023-2024

September 8, 2023
Carolyn M. Clancy, MD, MACP
Assistant Undersecretary for Health, Discovery, Education and Affiliate Networks
United States Veterans Health Administration

January 26, 2024
Anna Kaltenboeck, MBA (‘21)
Principal, ATI Advisory
Former Senior Health Advisor to the US Senate Finance Committee

October 6, 2023
Sejal Hathi, MD, MBA
Deputy Commissioner and State Health Officer
New Jersey Department of Health

February 23, 2024
Mary-Ann Etiebet, MD (’03), MBA (’03)
Associate VP, Health Equity, Merck
Lead, Merck for Mothers

November 17, 2023
Kate McEvoy, Esq.
Executive Director, National Association of Medicaid Directors

April 5, 2024
Thomas A. Scully, JD
General Partner, Welsh, Carson, Anderson & Stowe
Former Administrator, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS)

December 15, 2023
Martin Mackay, PhD
Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer
Rallybio Corporation

April 19, 2024
Troyen A. Brennan, MD (’84), JD (’84), MPH (’84)
Adjunct Professor, Harvard School of Public Health
Former Executive Vice President and Chief Medical Officer, CVS Caremark

Sustainability 2023-2024

September 8, 2023
Elysabeth Alfano
CEO & Co-Founder, VegTech Invest
Founder, Plant Powered Consulting

January 26, 2024
Krish Raviswamy
VP International Sales
Twin City Fan Companies

October 6, 2023
Jamie Hutson
Chief Investment Officer
The Developer Network | DSD Renewables

February 23, 2024
Dawn Lippert (TBC)
CEO, Elemental Excelerator; Founding Partner, Earthshot Ventures; Senior Climate Advisor, Emerson Collective

November 17, 2023
Ryan Dings
Chief Executive Officer

April 5, 2024

December 15, 2023
LaSonja Scott
Global Vice President of ESG, Reporting and Governance
The Coca-Cola Company

April 19, 2024
Christopher Coes
Assistant Secretary for Transportation Policy
U.S. Department of Transportation