Kellogg EMBA alumni featured in Crain’s Chicago Business’ 40 under 40

Kourtney Ratliff ’10 was recently recognized as one of Crain’s Chicago Business’ “40 under 40.” Ratliff, a partner with Chicago-based financial firm Loop Capital, was recognized both for her professional achievements and for her willingness to help others. In 2013, Ratliff gave $125,000 to her alma mater, University of Miami, to endow a scholarship that empowers the next generation of… Continue reading

Building bridges between global investors and Israeli startups

Israel has more startups per capita than any other country, yet the thriving startup scene, sometimes referred to as Silicone Wadi, has less venture capitalists and angel investors than its American, European and Asian counterparts. Shelly Hod Moyal ’13 (Kellogg-Recanati), co-founder of equity crowdfunding platform (next generation VC) iAngels, is on a mission to change… Continue reading

Commencement speaker Cesare Mainardi shares three strategic rules for career success

Cesare Mainardi ’86, CEO of Strategy& (formerly Booz & Company), is one of today’s foremost thinkers in business strategy. But when he started at Kellogg, he was a self-described “uber-engineer” who lacked the managerial insight to drive a business. Mainardi plans to share his advice with graduating EMBA students this Saturday, June 13. In advance of his remarks,… Continue reading