Advisory Council Members

The men and women on the council are selected for their distinction in the management profession and are appointed by the president of the university.

They are private- and public-sector leaders in small and large firms from the United States and around the world, and offer a wide array of perspectives and experiences.


Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, General Motors Company
General Partner, Matrix Partners
President, Keystone Group LP
Partner, Goldman, Sachs & Co. Securities
Partner, Sequoia Capital Management
Lecturer in Management, Stanford GSB; Founding Partner, Innovation Endeavors
Chief Executive Officer, Anheuser-Busch InBev
Chief Executive Officer, TaskRabbit
Director of Research, Dodge & Cox Investment Managers
President and Chief Investment Officer, Hillspire LLC
Founder, Managing Partner, and Chief Investment Officer, New Amsterdam Partners LLC
Co-Chief Executive Officer and Founding Partner, TPG
Cofounder, President, and Chief Executive Officer, Ariat International
Founder/Managing Partner, Luv Ventures
Chief Executive Officer, Hotchkis and Wiley Capital Management, LLC
Cofounder and Chief Executive Officer, Francisco Partners
Chairman, General Atlantic LLC
Chairwoman, Doğan Holding
Managing Director, Draper Richards Kaplan Foundation
Advisor and General Partner, Institutional Venture Partners
President, SMA Foundation
Operating Partner, Bessemer Venture Partners
Co-Managing Partner, Evolution Media Capital
Co-founder and Managing Partner, Clearlake Capital Group
Senior Advisor, Strategic Partnerships
Director of Strategic Planning and Corporate Development, FEMSA
Founder and Chief Executive Officer,
Vice Chairman, General Atlantic LLC
Partner Emeritus, Menlo Ventures
Portfolio Manager, Capital Group Companies, Inc.
Chairman, Heyi Holdings
President, Product Development, Oracle Corporation
Co-founder and President, Invus Financial Advisors LLC
Managing Partner, Qiming Venture Partners
Managing Partner, Chengwei Capital
Lecturer, Stanford Graduate School of Business
Founder and Managing Partner, Sentinel Capital Partners
Chief Executive Officer, Bertelsmann China Corporate Center; Founding and Managing Partner, Bertelsmann Asia Investments
Executive Director, ICON — Israel Collaboration Network
Founder and Managing Partner, Argos GmbH
Chairman, Moody’s Corporation
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Prologis
Chairman Emeritus, Cisco Systems Inc.
President and Chief Executive Officer, The Guardian Life Insurance Company of America
Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Minted
Founding Partner and Chief Executive, The Capital Partnership
Chairman and Co-founder, BeiGene Co. Ltd.
Chairman International and Senior Partner of Private Equity, Apollo Management
Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Blue Harbour Group
President and Chief Operating Officer, Tiger Management LLC
Partner, Capital Group Companies Inc
President and Chief Executive Officer, Shmoop
Executive Chair, Bloomin' Brands
Founder and Managing Partner, Dragoneer Investment Group
Cofounder and Managing Director, Madison Dearborn Partners, LLC
Chief Executive Officer, LA 2028; Managing Director, Goldman Sachs & Co.
Chairman & CEO, PJT Partners Inc.
Founder and Managing Partner, Thoma Bravo LLC
Special Limited Partner, Warburg Pincus LLC
Chief Executive Officer, Carmel Partners, Inc.
Co-founder, Index Ventures and Medicxi