Business Schools & The People They Produce

Harvard Business SchoolHarvard Business School

Notable alumni

Timothy I. Ahern – U.S. Air Force Major General
Gabi Ashkenazi – Chief of the General Staff, Israel Defense Forces
Jim Balsillie – Co-CEO of Research In Motion
Julie Bishop – Australian Deputy Prime Minister
Michael Bloomberg – Mayor of New York City

Ana Patricia Botín – CEO of Santander UK
Dan Bricklin – Inventor of the electronic spreadsheet
George W. Bush – 43rd President of the United States
Chase Carey – President of News Corporation
Cynthia Carroll – former CEO of Anglo American PLC
Donald J. Carty – Chairman and CEO of American Airlines
Elaine Chao – U.S. Secretary of Labor
Vittorio Colao – Chief Executive of Vodafone Group
Stephen Covey –  Author
Zoe Cruz – former Co-President of Morgan Stanley
Daniel A. D’Aniello – Co-founder of The Carlyle Group
Jamie Dimon – CEO and Chairman of JP Morgan Chase
Donna Dubinsky – CEO of Palm, Inc.
Erik Engstrom – CEO of Reed Elsevier
Mary Callahan Erdoes – CEO of J.P. Morgan Asset Management
Nicholas Ferguson – Chairman of BskyB

Morten Friis – Chief Risk Officer of Royal Bank of Canada
Mark Fields – President and CEO of Ford Motor Company
Fritz Henderson – former President and Chief Executive Officer of General Motors
John B. Hess – CEO of Hess Corporation
Darren Huston – CEO of Priceline
Jeffrey Immelt – Chairman and CEO of General Electric
Ron Johnson – former CEO of J. C. Penney
Robert Kraft – Chairman and CEO of The Kraft Group, owner of the New England Patriots and New England Revolution
A. G. Lafley – Chairman of the Board of Procter & Gamble
Anthony Leung – Financial Secretary of Hong Kong
Michael Lynton – Chairman and CEO of Sony Pictures Entertainment
Robert McNamara – former Secretary of Defense and former President of the World Bank

W. James McNerney, Jr. – CEO of Boeing
Ann S. Moore – CEO of Time Inc.
Michael Mullen – Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, United States armed forces
David Nelms – CEO of Discover Financial Services
Henry Paulson – former U.S. Secretary of the Treasury, former CEO of Goldman Sachs
Mark Pincus – CEO of Zynga
Mitt Romney – 2012 Presidential candidate of the Republican Party.
Sheryl Sandberg – COO of Facebook
Jeffrey Skilling – Former CEO of Enron
Tad Smith – CEO Sotheby’s
Gerald L. Storch – Chairman and CEO of Toys “R” Us, Inc.
John Thain – former CEO of Merrill Lynch
Daniel Vasella – President of Novartis AG
David Viniar – CFO of Goldman Sachs
Rick Wagoner – Former CEO of General Motors
John C. Whitehead – former Co-Chairman of Goldman Sachs
Meg Whitman – President and CEO of Hewlett-Packard

Wharton School of the University of PennsylvaniaWharton School of the University of Pennsylvania

Julian A. Brodsky, Founder, Chairman and CEO, Comcast Corporation
Robert Crandall, Chairman and CEO, American Airlines
Donny Deutsch, Chairman and CEO, Deutsch Inc. and DHL
Mike Eskew, Chairman and CEO, UPS
Rakesh Gangwal, Chairman and CEO, US Airways
Chip Goodyear, CEO, BHP Billiton
Alex Gorsky, CEO, Johnson & Johnson
Reginald Jones, Former Chairman and CEO, General Electric
Gerard Kleisterlee, CEO and President, Philips
Yotaro Kobayashi, Chairman and Co-CEO, Fuji Xerox
Leonard Lauder, Founder, CEO and Chairman, Estée Lauder
Terry Leahy, CEO, Tesco
Aditya Mittal, President and CFO, Mittal Steel Company
Manuel Pangilinan, Chairman and CEO, First Pacific
Lewis E. Platt, Chairman and CEO, Boeing
Edmund T. Pratt, Jr., CEO and Chairman Emeritus, Pfizer
Brian L. Roberts, Chairman and CEO, Comcast Corporation
John Sculley, CEO, Pepsi
Gary L. Wilson, Chairman and CEO, Northwest Airlines
William Wrigley, Jr., Founder and CEO, Wrigley Company
Alfred Berkeley, Former President and Vice-Chairman of the NASDAQ Stock Market, Inc.[25]
Boediono, Governor of Bank Indonesia, The Central Bank of Indonesia
Warren Buffett, CEO Berkshire Hathaway
Pridiyathorn Devakula, Governor of the Central Bank of Thailand
Robert S. Kapito, Founder and President, BlackRock
Peter Lynch, Vice Chairman, Fidelity
Eileen Clarkin Rominger, CIO, Goldman Sachs Asset Management
Nassim Nicholas Taleb, author of The Black Swan and Fooled by Randomness
Robert Wolf, President and CEO, UBS Investment Bank Americas
Peter Wuffli, former CEO, UBS AG
Len Bosack, Co-founder, Cisco Systems
Safra Catz, President and CFO, Oracle Corporation
Yuri Milner, CEO, Digital Sky Technologies
Elon Musk, Founder and CEO, Paypal
Sundar Pichai, CEO, Google
Mark Pincus, Founder and CEO, Zynga
Lewis E. Platt, Former Chairman and CEO, Hewlett Packard
John Sculley, Former CEO, Apple Inc.
Jeff Weiner, CEO, LinkedIn
Alassane Ouattara, Deputy Head of the International Monetary Fund
Cesar Virata, Prime Minister (1981-1986) Philippines
William Brennan, Associate Justice, U.S. Supreme Court
Edwin Feulner, President of American Heritage Foundation
Peter Lorange, President, IMD
Ann Dore McLaughlin, former U.S. Secretary of Labor
Andrew Saul, ex-owner/CEO of Brooks Brothers
Walter Annenberg, Founder and CEO of TV Guide, Seventeen magazine, The Philadelphia Inquirer and Triangle Publications
Laura Lang, CEO, Time, Inc.
Gerald Lestz (1935), Columnist, author, publisher, founder of the Demuth Museum.
Warren Lieberfarb, CEO and President, Warner Home Video
Harold W. McGraw III, Chairman and CEO, McGraw-Hill
William S. Paley, Founder, Columbia Broadcasting System
Laurence Tisch, Former CEO of CBS
Mortimer Zuckerman, Chairman and Editor-in-Chief, U.S. News & World Report
Donald Trump, Founder and CEO, Trump Organization

Columbia Business SchoolColumbia Business School

César Alierta, MBA 1970, CEO of Telefónica
Mauricio García Araujo, former president of the Central Bank of Venezuela
Matthew Asinari, former CEO of Dentsu Young & Rubicam
Koos Bekker, Chairman of Naspers
Erskine Bowles, Former White House Chief of Staff
Warren Buffett, CEO of Berkshire Hathaway
Arthur Burns, Chairman of the Federal Reserve
Paul Calello, Chairman and CEO of Credit Suisse’s investment banking division
Jeff Campbell, Former Chairman and CEO of Burger King
Howard L. Clark, Jr., Chairman and CEO of Shearson Lehman Brothers
Peter A. Cohen, Chairman and CEO of Shearson Lehman Brothers
David Philbrick Conner, CEO of Oversea-Chinese Banking Corporation
David LeFevre Dodd, Father of value investing
Meyer Feldberg, Dean of Columbia Business School
George Fellows, CEO of Callaway Golf Company
Michael Fries, CEO, Vice-Chairman of Liberty Global
Gabriele Galateri di Genola, CEO of Fiat
James P. Gorman, Chairman and CEO of Morgan Stanley
Michael Gould, Chairman and CEO of Bloomingdale’s
Ronald Grant, Former President and COO of AOL LLC
Alexander Haig, United States Secretary of State
Mike Jeffries, CEO of Abercrombie and Fitch
James W. Keyes, former Chairman and CEO of Blockbuster Inc., 7-Eleven
Leonard Lauder, Chairman emeritus of the Estée Lauder Companies
Rochelle Lazarus, Chairman and CEO of Ogilvy & Mather
Jeffrey Loria, MBA, Owner of the Florida Marlins
William J. Lynch, Jr., CEO of Barnes & Noble
Gail J. McGovern, CEO of the American Red Cross
Kohsuke Musha, McKinsey & Company
Vikram Pandit, CEO of Citigroup
Charles R. Perrin, Former CEO of Duracell
Xavier R. Rolet, CEO of the London Stock Exchange
Benjamin M. Rosen, Former Chairman and CEO of Compaq
David S. Rose, founder of New York Angels
Louis Rossetto, Founder and Editor-in-Chief of Wired Magazine
David Sainsbury, Chairman of Sainsbury’s
David C. Schmittlein, Dean of the MIT Sloan School of Management
António Pedro dos Santos Simões, CEO of HSBC UK
Jon Steinberg, President of BuzzFeed
Robert J. Stevens, Chairman and CEO of Lockheed Martin
Patrick Stokes, Former Chairman and CEO of Anheuser-Busch
Sidney Taurel, Chairman and CEO of Eli Lilly and Company
Lynn Tilton, Collateralized loan obligation creator
Umayya Toukan Governor of the Central Bank of Jordan
Joseph M. Tucci, President and CEO of EMC Corporation
Joseph Vittoria, Former Chairman and CEO of Avis

Yale School of ManagementYale School of Management

Tom Ascheim – Former CEO, Newsweek, Inc., President, ABC Family
Laszlo Bock – Vice President  Google
Martha Brooks – Past President & COO, Novelis
Jack Griffin – CEO, Time, Inc.
Ellis Jones – CEO, Wasserstein & Co.
Richard Kauffman – Chairman, Levi Strauss & Co.
Indra Nooyi – CEO, PepsiCo, Inc.
D. Ellen Shuman – Chief Investment Officer, Carnegie Corporation
John L. Thornton – Former President and Co-COO, Goldman Sachs
David P. Warren – CFO, NASDAQ