Graduate Executive Board

The mission of Wharton’s executive boards is to advise the School and enhance and expand Wharton’s impact as the foremost teaching, research, and experience-led business school in the world. The Graduate Executive Board provides counsel to inform the priorities and direction of Wharton’s MBA, MBA for Executives, and doctoral programs.

Nicolaj Siggelkow
David M. Knott Professor of Management
Vice Dean, Wharton MBA Program

Maryellen Reilly
Vice Dean, Graduate Student Affairs


Bennett Rosenthal, W’85 WG’86

Co-Founder and Global Co-Chairman of Private Equity
Ares Management, L.P.


Sujit Banerjee, WG’00

Managing Director
K1 Investment Management

Maria Baum, WG’94

Chief Executive Officer and Founder
Splash Premium Mixers

Jessica Hoffman Brennan, WG’01

Partner, Head of Strategy & Investor Relations
Kohlberg & Co.

Frank Bruno, WG’96

Co-Chief Executive Officer
Cerberus Capital Management

Jim Cowles, WG’79

Non Executive Director
Various Boards

Jane Johnson Dabney, WG’02

Managing Director and Chief Operating Officer, Energy & Power Investment Banking
Jefferies, LLC

Craig Enenstein, G’95 WG’95

Chief Executive Officer
Corridor Capital, LLC

Susan Ganz, WG’88

Corporate Advisor and Board Director
Lion Brothers Company, Inc.

Jeffrey Gates, WG’88

Managing Partner
Gates Capital Management

David Haemisegger, WG’81

NorthPark Management Company

Ingrid Mazul, WG’98

Partner and Co-Founder
ClearPoint Investment Partners

David Mounts Gonzales, WG’04

Retired Chairman and CEO, Inmar Intelligence
Managing Partner, iGnosis Capital, AeroX

Zachary Pack

Managing Director
BDT & MSD Partners

Elizabeth Sandler, WG’97

Founder and Chief Executive Officer
Echo Juliette, LLC

Jeff Schoenfeld, WG’84

Partner, Head of Global Institutional Business Development & Relationship Management
Brown Brothers Harriman & Co

Aydin Senkut, G’96 WG’96

Founder and Managing Partner
Felicis Ventures

Suzanne Shank, WG’87

President and Chief Executive Officer
Siebert Williams Shank & Co., LLC

Piyush Sodha, WG’85

Co-Chairman and Co-Owner
Kastle Systems International

Beth Chartoff Spector, WG’95

Senior Managing Director
Blackstone Group L.P.

Robert Sweeney, W’89 WG’97

Sycamore Partners

Leonard Tannenbaum, W’93 WG’94

Founder and Principal
Tannenbaum Capital Group

Roberto Thompson Motta, WG’86

Co-Founder and Member of the Investment Committee
3G Capital

Grace Vandecruze, WG’94

Founder & Managing Director
Grace Global Capital, LLC

Lana Woods, WG’90

Lana Woods Production, LLC

Jason Wright, WG’00

Apax Partners, LP

Daniel Zilberman, WG’01

Managing Director, Partner, Global Head of Capital Solutions and Co-Head of Global Financial Services
Warburg Pincus

For questions regarding the Wharton Graduate Executive Board, please contact Lisa Millman, Senior Managing Director, Principal Giving and Board Relations, at