Management Conference


Friday, May 16, 2014

11:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m.

Refresh your perspective at Management Conference 2014 with incisive research and bold ideas from Booth faculty and alumni who are leaders in their fields. Sessions will examine a wide range of topics that impact businesses today.

Management Conference panels bring industry leaders together with faculty moderators for frank discussions on the states of their industries. Panels are schedule to include: 

  • Biotech
  • Emerging Markets
  • Business in Latin America
  • Trends in Investment Banking
  • Investment Management
  • Private Equity
  • Marketing
  • Cross-cultural Management
  • Compensation
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Women in Leadership
  • Creativity in Business


Mark Carhart, PhD '95 
Chief Investment Officer, Kepos Capital, LP

Jose Costa, '11
President, Maaco

Jaime Chico Pardo, '74 
President and CEO, ENESA, SA de CV

Kenneth Crews, '74
Partner and Managing Director, Greenhill & Co., LLC

Jai Das, '99
Managing Director, SAP Ventures

Girish Gaitonde, ’89
CEO and Founder, Xoriant Corporation

Ricardo Haneine, '84
Partner, A.T. Kearney, Inc. Mexico

Mark Hoplamazian, '89
President and CEO, Hyatt Hotels Corporation

Ray Iwanowski, '97 
Managing Principal, SECOR Asset Management, LP

James M. Kilts, ’74
Founding Partner, Centerview Partners

Colin Kinsella, '89
CEO, North America, Mindshare

Rachel Kohler, ’89
President, Interiors Group, Kohler Co.

John Liew, AB ’89, MBA ’94, PhD ’95
Co-founder, AQR Capital Management, LLC

Luis Miranda, '89
Chairman, Board of Advisors, Centre for Civil Society

Marty Nesbitt, ’89
Co-founder and Co-CEO, Vistria Group

Guy Nohra, '89
General Partner, Alta Partners Management

Stuart Porter, '94   
Chairman and CEO, Denham Capital Management, LP

David Resnick, '84
President, Third Avenue Management, LLC

Bruce Rigal, '89
Global COO, Human Resources, Deutsche Bank AG

Ray Svider, '89
Co-Chairman and Managing Partner, BC Partners

Ramon Tisaire, MBA ’91, AM ’91 
General Manager, ADVentura Capital

Bassam Yammine, ’94 
Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the Board, Excelsa Development Holding SAL

Barry Zubrow, ’79
President, ITB, LLC

Sheraton Hotel & Towers
301 E North Water Street
Chicago, Illinois 60611

Gleacher Center
450 N Cityfront Plaza Drive
Chicago, Illinois 60611


Check back for the full lineup of panelists and topics and the announcement of this year’s keynote speaker (lineup is subject to change).