NYC, March 2014 -- Women in Finance Dinner
The third annual Women in Finance dinner focused this year on leadership. The evening was hosted by Amy Kessler '89, MA '90 and featured an interactive conversation with Val Williams, Executive Leadership Consultant and Master Certified Coach. Brandeis IBS and university alumnae enjoyed a lively conversation at the Capital Grille in New York City discussing how one can step up to leadership.
NYC, October 2013 -- Presentation by Dr. Reto Francioni, CEO of Deutsche Börse AGOn October 24, at an event co-sponsored by the Perlmutter Institute, keynote speaker Dr. Reto Francioni, CEO of Deutsche Börse AG (German Stock Exchange) presented "Regulated Market Places and the 'New Order' for the Financial Industry:Conflict or Solution?" Over 80 alumni attended from a range of industries to partake in a dynamic discussion with Dr. Francioni. The event was hosted by Eric Weinstein '76, Managing Director of Neuberger Berman and member of the Brandeis IBS Board of Overseers.
San Francisco, October 2013 -- Business and Technology in San Francisco
Liann (Schottenstein) Walborsky '88 and Paul Walborsky '88, MA'89, CEO, GigaOM hosted the second annual Business and Technology alumni event at the GigaOM office in San Francisco. The event featured a lively conversation with Arnnon Geshuri, VP, Human Resources, Tesla Motors moderated by Katie Fehrenbacher, Sr. Writer & Features Editor for GigaOM. The event drew over 60 alumni and friends.
NYC, September 2013 -- Student/Alumni Networking (Keynote by Professor Andy Molinsky)
On September 23, 90 Brandeis IBS alumni and students participated in an annual networking event at the National (Benjamin Hotel). The event featured a presentation by Andy Molinsky, Associate Professor of Organizational Behavior, discussing themes from his new book "Global Dexterity: How to Adapt Behavior Across Cultures Without Losing Yourself in the Process." Eight alumni volunteers also met with students for one-on-one resume review sessions.
London, September 2013 -- Alumni Networking Reception
Alumni met for our annual networking event at HUSH in Mayfair to hear remarks from Damain Payiatakis '99, MA '00, Director of Strategic Development at Barclays, who is spearheading efforts to strengthen the Brandeis community in the UK, and Adam Rifkin '97, President, Brandeis Alumni Association and University Trustee. Adam was Managing Director in the Investment Banking Group at Barclays and recently joined Guggenheim Partners.