Previous W.L. Mellon Speakers

Beginning in 2006, the W.L. Mellon Speaker Series has provided an opportunity for students to interact with global leaders, CEOs and management experts.
  • A

    • Akins, Nick

      President and Chief Executive Officer, American Electric Power

    • Alsop, Ronald

      Former News Editor and Senior Writer, The Wall Street Journal

    B

    • Babe, Gregory

      Retired President & CEO, Bayer Corporation & Bayer Material Science LLC

    • Bennett, George (MSIA '70, Ph.D. '71)

      Executive Chairman, Health Dialog Services Corporation

    • Bloomquist, De Lyle (MSIA '88)

      President, Global Chemical Business, Tata Chemicals Limited

    • Bunch, Charles

      Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, PPG Industries Inc.

    • Butler, Eric (BS/CIT '81, MSIA '86)

      Executive Vice President, Marketing & Sales, Union Pacific Corporation

    C

    • Coleman, Edward

      Chairman and CEO, Unisys Corporation

    • Coulter, David (BSIM '71, MSIA '71, Trustee)

      Managing Director, Warburg Pincus and Former Executive Chairman, JPMorgan

    • Cutler, Alexander

      Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Eaton Corporation

    D

    • D'Souza, Francisco (MSIA '92)

      President and Chief Executive Officer, Cognizant Technology Solutions

    • Dublon, Dina (MSIA '79)

      Former Chief Financial Officer, JPMorgan Chase and Board of Directors, Microsoft, Accenture and Pepsi

    F

    • Ferguson, Jr., Roger

      President and Chief Executive Officer, TIAA-CREF

    • Festa, Fred

      Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, W.R. Grace & Co.

    • Fonteyne, Paul (MSIA '87)

      U.S. Country Managing Director, President and CEO, Boehringer Ingelheim USA Corporation

    • Freidheim, Jr., Cyrus (MSIA '63)

      Former Vice Chairman, Booz Allen Hamilton and Former President and Chief Executive Officer, Sun-Times Media Group, Inc.

    G

    • Gerber, Murry

      Executive Chairman of the Board and Chairman of the Executive Committee, EQT Corporation

    • Golub, Harvey

      Retired Chairman and CEO, American Express Company

    • Gopalakrishnan, S.

      Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director, Infosys Technologies Limited

    • Green, William

      Former Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Accenture

    • Grosso, Major General Gina (BSIM '86)

      Director of Air Force Sexual Assault Prevention and Response, U.S. Air Force

    H

    • Hachigian, Kirk

      Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, JELD-WEN, Inc.

    • Hay, III, Lewis (MSIA '82)

      Executive Chairman, NextEra Energy

    • Housenbold , Jeffrey (BSIM '91)

      President and CEO, Shutterfly

    I

    • Immelt, Jeffrey

      Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer, General Electric

    J

    • Johnston, Charles

      Former President and Chief Executive Officer, Smith Barney, Citi Global Wealth Management

    K

    • Kubasik, Christopher

      Former President and Chief Operating Officer, Lockheed Martin Corporation

    L

    • Lambert, William (MSIA '87)

      President and CEO, MSA Safety Inc.

    • Lane , Ray (Trustee)

      Chairman, HP

    • Little, Patricia (MSIA '84)

      Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Kelly Services Inc.

    • Lofberg, Per (MSIA '73)

      Executive Vice President, CVS/Caremark Corporation

    M

    • Marshall, Ruth Ann

      Retired President of the Americas, MasterCard International

    • Matthews, Candace (BS/CIT '81)

      Chief Marketing Officer, Amway

    • McDonald, Bob

      Retiring Chairman of the Board, President and CEO, Procter & Gamble

    • McGalla, Susan

      Former President and Chief Merchandising Officer, American Eagle Outfitters

    • Meaney, William (MSIA '86, Trustee)

      President and CEO, Iron Mountain Inc.

    • Miller, Robert

      Chairman of the Board, American International Group, Inc.

    • Moran, David

      Former President and Chief Executive Officer, Heinz North America

    • Mulally, Alan

      Retired President and CEO, Ford Motor Company

    N

    • Noll, Richard (MSIA '85)

      CEO, Hanesbrands

    O

    • O'Hanley, Ronald

      Former President and Chief Executive Officer, BNY Mellon Asset Management

    P

    • Petach , Ann Marie (MSIA '84)

      Co-Head of US Client Solutions, BlackRock Inc.

    • Pounds, William (BS/CIT '50, MSIA '59, Ph.D. '64)

      Dean/Professor Emeritus, MIT Sloan School of Management

    R

    • Renjen, Punit

      Chairman of the Board, Deloitte LLP

    • Rice, Derica

      Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Eli Lilly and Company

    • Roberts, Brian

      Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Comcast Corporation

    • Rohr , James (Trustee)

      Executive Chairman, The PNC Financial Services Group

    S

    • Shapira, David (Trustee)

      Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and President, Giant Eagle, Inc.

    • Simmons, David (BS MCS/TPR '86)

      Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Pharmaceutical Product Development, LLC

    • Strickland, William

      Chief Executive Officer, Manchester Bidwell Corporation

    • Surma, John

      Retired Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, U.S. Steel Corporation

    T

    • Tepper, David (MBA '82, Trustee)

      President and Founder, Appaloosa Management

    • Tilton, Glenn

      Chairman of the Midwest, JPMorgan Chase

    V

    • Villeneuve, Amy

      President and Chief Operating Officer, Kiva Systems

    W

    • Weldon, William

      Chairman of the Board and CEO, Johnson & Johnson