FridayHLS in the World:

Corporate CEOs with Legal Insight: When and Why Do They Succeed?

Oct 27|11:00am - 12:30pm
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It is a striking fact that a significant number of CEOs of companies are HLS alumni. Do their success stories simply reflect the innate ability and interests of these CEOs, or did their legal education also play a role? If so, what role? Does the answer depend on the kind of business in which their company engages? These and related questions and observations are discussed by our distinguished panelists.

Featuring:
Robert Clark '72 Austin Wakeman Scott Professor of Law, Harvard Law School
Andrew Feldstein '91 Co-Founder, Chief Executive Officer, and Chief Information Officer, BlueMountain Capital Management
Jim Koch '78 Brewer and Founder, The Boston Beer Company
Neil Prior '62 Chairman, Atlantic Tele-Network, Inc.
Kenneth L. Wallach '72 Executive Chairman, Central National Gottesman Inc.