Lavin Bernick Executive Chats with Paul Finnegan, Co-CEO, Madison Dearborn Partners

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Discussion Business Leadership

Thu, 17 May 2018

12:15 PM – 1:15 PM

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KGH - 2120

Global Hub - 2211 Campus Drive, Evanston, IL 60208

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RANDOM SELECTION REGISTRATION PROCESS -- This event is using a random lottery drawing to select attendees.

  • Your registration indicates your interest to attend.
  • Attendees will be selected at random and in accordance with event capacity.
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***Due to the exclusive nature of this event and limited capacity, all confirmed respondents are expected to attend.***

The Lavin Bernick Executive Chats series gives Kellogg students an opportunity to engage with an esteemed executive or civic leader presenting his or her perspectives on leadership. The sessions are meant to be dialogue-driven, and informal, with a limited number of seats available at each session. They provide an intimate forum for in-depth conversations. This session is open to full-time Kellogg students.

Paul Finne
gan is Co-CEO of Madison Dearborn Partners. Prior to co-founding MDP, Paul was with First Chicago Venture Capital for ten years. Previously, he held a variety of marketing positions in the publishing industry, both in the United States and in Southeast Asia. 

Paul currently serves on the Boards of Directors of AIA Corporation, CDW Corporation and Government Sourcing Solutions. He is Treasurer of Harvard University, a member of the Harvard Corporation, and serves as Chair of the Harvard Management Company. He is a past member of the Board of Overseers and a Past President of the Harvard Alumni Association. Paul is currently a member of the Board of Dean’s Advisors at the Harvard Business School, a member of the Leadership Council of the Harvard School of Public Health, and also a member of the Center for Public Leadership’s Leadership Council at Harvard Kennedy School. He is the Past Chairman and current board member of Teach For America in Chicago, a member of Teach For America’s National Board, and a member of the Board of Directors of the Chicago Council on Global Affairs.

Paul earned his A.B. from Harvard College and his M.B.A. from Harvard Graduate School of Business Administration.
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KGH - 2120

Global Hub - 2211 Campus Drive, Evanston, IL 60208


Paul Finnegan


Madison Dearborn Partners

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