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.


Founder and Managing Partner, Figtree Partners
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, General Motors Company
President, Keystone Group LP
Founder, Lemonade Capital
Managing Director, GTCR
Partner, Sequoia Capital Management
Founder and Managing Partner, Thoma Bravo, LLC
Chief Executive Officer, Anheuser-Busch InBev
Chairman & Co-founder, Pioneer Group Holdings
Former Special Advisor at Business Talent Group
Founder and CEO, Planet FWD
Co-Chief Executive Officer and Founding Partner, TPG
Co-founder and Chief Executive Officer, Francisco Partners
Chairman, General Atlantic LLC
Chief Executive Officer and Managing Partner, Jasper Ridge Partners
President, SMA Foundation
Operating Partner, Bessemer Venture Partners
Co-founder and Managing Partner, Clearlake Capital Group
Executive Vice President and CFO, Costco Wholesale Corporation
President, Golub Capital
Chief Executive Officer, Kimberly Clark de Mexico SAB de CV
Partner, ICONIQ Capital
Founder and Co-Chair, Hall Capital Partners LLC
CEO, Viking Global Investors
Vice Chairman, General Atlantic LLC
Professor Emeritus, MIT
Partner Emeritus, Menlo Ventures
Portfolio Manager, Capital Group Companies, Inc.
Chairman and Partner, Badwa Capital
Co-Executive Chair and Co-Founder, Sunrun
Investor and Co-Founder, Anthos Capital
Chairman, Heyi Holdings
Executive Chairman, Ripple Labs, Inc.
Founder, Kuwo
Managing Partner, Qiming Venture Partners
Founder, Chairman, and Group CEO, Sea
Founder and Managing Partner, Sentinel Capital Partners
Executive Director, ICON — Israel Collaboration Network
Chairman, Moody’s Corporation
Founder, Managing Director, Lightspeed Venture Partners
CEO, YouTube
Chairman Emeritus, Cisco Systems, Inc.
Senior Managing Director/Partner, TSG Consumer Partners
Founder & CEO, NuBank
Chairman and Co-founder, BeiGene Co. Ltd.
Chairman International and Senior Partner of Private Equity, Apollo Management
President and CEO, Bridgeway Capital Mgmt., Inc.
EVP and Chief Human Resources Officer, PayPal
Associate Professor and Director of EPIC Lab: Entrepreneurship and Innovation Center, Instituto Tecnologico Autonomo de Mexico (ITAM)
Executive Chair, Bloomin' Brands
Founder and Managing Partner, Dragoneer Investment Group
Co-Founder & Senior Advisor, Guild Education
Chief Executive Officer, LA 2028; Managing Director, Goldman Sachs & Co.
CEO, Skillsoft
Chairman & CEO, PJT Partners, Inc.
Partner, Goldman Sachs, Private Equity
Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Zoom
Chief Executive Officer, Carmel Partners, Inc.
Co-founder, Index Ventures and Medicxi