Guest Speaker: Kellogg School of Management Dean Francesca Cornelli

KFN Advisory Board Meeting - Monday, October 21, 2019

***Event for KFN Leadership only***

Please join us for a roundtable discussion with new Dean Francesca Cornelli at our upcoming Advisory Board meeting on Monday, October 21st. You'll have an opportunity to exchange ideas with Dean Cornelli and other administrators about the opportunities ahead for Kellogg.

Open to KFN Leadership only:







Event Details:

Monday, October 21st

6:00 PM - Registration
6:30 - 8:00 PM - Program | 8:00 - 8:30 PM Cocktail Reception


1285 Avenue of Americas

New York | NY


Thank you to our host, Gerry McGinley, Managing Director, UBS Private Wealth Management
About our guest speaker:

Francesca Cornelli, professor of finance, deputy dean of degree education and director of private equity at the London Business School, was named dean of the Kellogg School of Managament on February 1st, 2019, with her term beginning on August 1st. She also holds the Donald P. Jacobs Chair of Finance.

Cornelli is widely respected as an accomplished scholar and a leader in business education. Her research interests include corporate governance, private equity, privatization, bankruptcy, IPS and innovation policy.

She is an editor of the Review of Financial Studies, and previously served on the Board of Editors of The Review of Economic Studies and as an associate editor at the Journal of Finance. She is a Research Fellow of the Center for Economic and Policy Research, and previously served as a director of the American Finance Association.

Cornelli joined London Business School 25 years ago and has held positions or taught at some of the top business schools in the world, including the Wharton School, the Fuqua School of Business at Duke University, The London School of Economics, the Indian School of Business in Hyderabad and the New Economic School in Moscow. She has also served as an independent board member of several global corporations including financial institutions.