Business Board of Advisers

The Tepper School of Business has a long-standing practice of partnering with senior executives and alumni who serve on the school’s Business Board of Advisors (BBA). This board meets regularly with the dean and school leadership and provides frequent, ongoing input and direction regarding key strategic initiatives. This academic/corporate partnership represents an exceptionally strong, involved team of CEOs, entrepreneurs and senior executives who are committed to supporting and advancing the mission and goals of the Tepper School of Business. Membership to the Tepper School BBA is by invitation and includes a select term of service.

Business Board of Advisers – Members

De Lyle Bloomquist, MSIA ’88
President, Global Chemicals Business
Tata Chemicals, Ltd.

Jack E. McGrath, MSIA ’61
Senior Vice President (retired)
Booz & Company (now strategy&)

Eric Butler, BS-CIT ’81, MSIA ’86
Executive Vice President, Marketing and Sales
Union Pacific Railroad

Marc A. Onetto, MSIA ’75
Principal
Leadership From The Mind And The Heart LLC

Mark Coblitz, MSIA ’82
Senior Vice President, Strategic Planning (retired)
Comcast Corporation

Cindy Padnos, MSIA ’80
Founder and Managing Director
Illuminate Ventures

David A. Coulter, IM ’71, MSIA ’71
Vice Chairman and Managing Director
Warburg Pincus

Frank A. Risch, MSIA ’66
Vice President and Treasurer (retired)
ExxonMobil Corporation

Lewis Hay III, MSIA ’82
Executive Chairman (retired)
NextEra Energy, Inc.

James E. Rohr
Executive Chairman
The PNC Financial Services Group

Gunjan Kedia, MSIA ’94
Executive Vice President, Investment Services
State Street Corporation

Manoj P. Singh, MSIA ’76
Chief Operating Officer
Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu

Jon R. Kinol, MSIA ’92
Global Head of Interest Rates
Credit Suisse

James R. Swartz, MSIA ’66
Founding Partner
Accel Partners

William Lambert, MSIA ’90
President and Chief Executive Officer
MSA Safety

David A. Tepper, MSIA ’82
President and Founder
Appaloosa Management L.P.

Kevin D. Willsey, MSIA ’89
Chairman of Global Capital Markets
JPMorgan Securities, Inc.