2018 Executive Leadership Forum with Ken Chenault

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Kenneth Chenault, former leader of American Express and currently chairman of one of the leading venture capital firms in Silicon Valley, will offer his insights and opinions on global business, the American economy and more when he keynotes the Executive Leadership Forum, an effort by the State University of New York at Old Westbury to bring icons of American business to Long Island.

Hear from the leader The New York Times described as “the much-needed adult supervision” America’s tech industry needs.

2018 Executive Leadership Forum

Featuring Ken Chenault
Wednesday, April 18, 2018
11:30 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Crest Hollow Country Club, Woodbury, New York

In a conversation with SUNY Old Westbury President Calvin O. Butts, III, Mr. Ken Chenault will discuss leadership, global business,and the future of the American economy while sharing what he has learned across a career in such roles as:

  • Chairman & Managing Director, General Catalyst, a national venture capital firm
  • Chairman & CEO, American Express Company (retired, February 2018)
  • Member, Board of Directors, Airbnb
  • Member, Board of Directors, Facebook

Proceeds from this luncheon will support scholarships for students and other important programs and activities of SUNY Old Westbury.

For questions and other information, please contact:

Carolyn Bennett
Office of Institutional Advancement
SUNY Old Westbury
Phone: (516) 876-3207
Email: bennettc [at] oldwestbury.edu