Speaker Series 2001-2002 Academic Year

Rockport Capital Partners: Alexander Ellis

Thursday, April 11, 2002

Alexander Ellis, Partner Rockport Capital Partners, LP

Topic: Investing in the Energy Sector: The Venture Capitalist Perspective

Sponsored by the Energy Club, Business and Finance Club, and IBR

Author: Ovidio Diaz Espina

Tuesday, April 9, 2002

Ovidio Diaz Espina, Author

"How Wall Street Created a Nation: J.P. Morgan, Teddy Roosevelt and the Panama Canal"

Topic: SCANDAL IN LATIN AMERICA: The Relationship Between Corporate and
Government Interests

Sponsored by IBR and the Latin American Club

Goldman Sachs: Kent Hargis

Wednesday, April 3, 2002

Kent Hargis, Chief Latin America and Emerging Markets Strategist, Goldman Sachs

Topic: Discount Rates for Emerging Market Investments

Deloitte: Peter Kennedy

Monday, April 1, 2002

Peter Kennedy, Senior Manager, Deloitte Consulting

Topic: Scenario Planning and the Future of the Panama Canal

Part of Tuft's University 150 year anniversary celebration

Mahindra: Sanjay Gupta

Wednesday, March 20, 2002

Sanjay Gupta, Former President, Mahindra USA

Sponsored by: The Business and Finance Club and IBR

Long and Associates: Allen Long

Friday, March 8, 2002

Allen Long, President, Long and Associates, LLC

Topic: The Asian Telecom Story: Applying Lessons Learned in the US


Trilogie Consultants: Randi Bussin

Tuesday, February 26, 2002 

Randi Bussin, President and Founder, Trilogie Consultants

Topic: “Going Global: Exporting for Technology Firms" 

MFS Investment Management: Mark Dow, F'90

Thursday, February 14, 2002 

Mark Dow, Emerging Markets Debt Portfolio Manager, F'90

Topic: Portfolio Investing in Emerging Markets

Co-hosted by IBR and the Finance and Banking Club

Author: Ford Harding

Friday, February 8, 2002 

Ford Harding, Author - "Creating Rainmakers The Manager's Guide to Training
Professional to Attract New Clients" and "Rain Making : The Professional's
Guide to Attracting New Clients"

Sponsored by: The Consulting Club, Business & Finance Club, Hitachi Center
for Technology & International Affairs, International Business Relations
Program and the Office of Career Services.

Bank One: Paul McGonagle

Tuesday, October 30, 2001

Paul McGonagle, SVP
Credit Head of International and Capital Markets
Bank One

Topic: "International Risk Management: The Commercial Bank Perspective"

Bank of America: Alan Rappaport

Wednesday, October 17, 2001

Alan Rappaport, President
Private Bank, Bank of America

Topic: "Global Private Banking: Trends and Implications"

Banker's Trust: Frank Newman

Tuesday, October 9, 2001

Frank Newman, Chairman Emeritus, Banker’s Trust

Topic: "International Perspectives from Business and Government"

Federal Practice: Charles Thomas

Wednesday, September 19, 2001

Charles Thomas, Director, Federal Practice

Topic: “Managing Uncertainty in the Public and Private Sector"

Cosponsored by The Consulting Club