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.

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.