Executive-in-Residence Program with Henry M. Paulson Jr., Chairman of The Paulson Institute
February 1, 2013: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Chicago Booth welcomes Henry M. Paulson Jr., Chairman of The Paulson Institute, as an Executive-in-Residence. Please join us for a breakfast reception and Q&A with Mr. Paulson from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. The reception will be followed by a series of one-hour small-group career coaching sessions from 10:15 a.m. to 5 p.m. Each coaching session has a maximum of eight participants.
450 North Cityfront Plaza Drive
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9:00 AM-10:00 AM: Breakfast Reception and Q&A
10:30 AM-5:00 PM: Small-group Coaching Sessions
Registration is required and will be on a first-come, first-served basis.
The deadline for registration is 5:30 p.m. CT on Tuesday, January 15, 2013. We expect this event to fill up quickly and encourage you to register sooner rather than later.
Since space is limited, your registration does not confirm participation. You will be notified of your participation status by Tuesday, January 22, 2013.
Please be prepared to send your bio/resume promptly upon confirmation of participation.
Assistant Director, Career Management and Fisher Career Resource Center
Chicago Booth's Executive-in-Residence program invites distinguished senior executives to share their knowledge and experience through candid conversations and small group advisory sessions.
Henry M. Paulson, Jr. (Speaker)
Chairman, The Paulson Institute
Henry M. Paulson, Jr. is the Chairman of The Paulson Institute at the University of Chicago, which he founded in 2011 to address global issues including efforts to strengthen the important relationship between the United States and China.
Previously, Paulson served under President George W. Bush as the 74th Secretary of the Treasury from July 2006 to January 2009. As Treasury Secretary, he was the President's leading policy advisor on a broad range of domestic and international economic issues. In February 2010, he published his first book, On the Brink, detailing his experience leading the Department of the Treasury during the global financial crisis.
Before going to the Treasury Department, Paulson had a thirty-two year career at Goldman Sachs, serving as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer since the firm's initial public offering in 1999. Prior to joining Goldman Sachs, he was a member of the White House Domestic Council, serving as Staff Assistant to the President from 1972 to 1973, and as Staff Assistant to the Assistant Secretary of Defense at the Pentagon from 1970 to 1972.
Paulson graduated from Dartmouth College in 1968 and received an M.B.A. from Harvard University in 1970. He is involved in a range of conservation and environmental initiatives having served as Chairman of The Peregrine Fund, Inc., Chairman of the Board of Directors for the Nature Conservancy, and was Co-Chairman of its Asia/Pacific Council. He and his wife, Wendy, have two grown children and four grandchildren.