Powerful Connections

Your connection to Michigan Ross doesn't end when you graduate.

Our engaged, active, and committed alumni bring this idea to life every day. Alumni in Residence work with students in one-on-one mentoring meetings. These personalized interactions may include assistance with informational interviews, mock interviews, resumes, or simply answering career or industry questions.

Contact Alumni Relations

Contact Alumni Relations at
734-763-5775 or email us at
rossalumni@umich.edu

C.E.O.
Adaptive Testing Technologies

Yehuda is an entrepreneur who has worked as a veteran operations executive for over 30 years.  He joined Adaptive...

SVP and Chief Customer Officer
PepsiCo

Krishnan is currently the SVP/Chief Customer Officer leading all global PepsiCo business in the Walmart account,...

CEO
Edblox

Baranwal is the founder and CEO of Edblox (Elevate K-12), formerly Elevate. She was born and raised in Mumbai, India, and...

Chief Operating Officer
Commonwealth Associates, Inc.

Sam Barnes is the executive vice president and chief operating officer of Commonwealth. He has been employed by...

President & Chief Client Fanatic
Root Inc.

For more than 10 years, Rich Berens had the opportunity to lead Root and its artists, designers, researchers, programmers...

Chief Operations & Technology Officer
Bank of America

Catherine P. Bessant is chief operations and technology officer at Bank of America, and is a member of the company’s...

Chief Human Resources Officer
Morgan Stanley

Jeffrey S. Brodsky is Morgan Stanley’s Chief Human Resources Officer, as well as a member of the Firm’s Operating...

Compliance Director
Owens Corning

Angela Carter is the Compliance Director for Owens Corning, where she leads a team in managing the Company’s global...

Growth Product Manager
Reddit, Inc.

Yee joined Reddit in 2018 as Growth Product Manager overseeing new user retention, inbound user traffic, and virality....

LEO Intermittent Lecturer
Stephen M. Ross School of Business

Marcus Collins is a culturally curious thinker with an academic insight into the cognitive drivers that impact consumer...

Co-Chief Executive Officer
MIO Partners Inc.

Toos N. Daruvala is co-chief executive officer of MIO Partners Inc., the McKinsey Investments Office (MIO). He joined...

President & CEO
Medecision, Inc.

Deb Gage is a proven business transformer, having built her career as an entrepreneur founding and leading healthcare...

Managing Partner
Salesforce Ventures

Matt Garratt currently serves as the Managing Partner of Salesforce Ventures, the strategic investment arm for

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Senior Managing Director & Chief Financial Officer
New York at Centerbridge

Jeff Gelfand joined Centerbridge in 2006, and oversees the firm’s accounting, tax, operations, investor services, and...

President
Cinnabon

In January 2015, Joe Guith was appointed to serve as president of Cinnabon, Inc. after serving four months as the brand’s...

Founder and CEO
Simple Access Healthcare

Dr. Anurag Gupta is the founder and CEO of Simple Access Healthcare, a technology based medical services platform focused...

Managing Director, Motoring Ventures LLC and Author, Motoring Africa: Sustainable Automotive Industrialization

If you stand on any busy street corner in America for 60-seconds, you will see at least one automobile that Edward...

President & CEO
StemBioSys

Bob Hutchens is the President & CEO of StemBioSys, a regenerative medicine biotech company based in San Antonio, TX....

Americas Ombud, McKinsey & Company, Inc.

Johnson serves as a confidential and impartial discussion partner and sounding board for work-related or personal issues...

SVP, Head of Agency Creative
Discovery Communications

Throughout his 25-year career, Derek Koenig has combined team-building leadership, strategic acumen, and award-winning...

CEO & Co-Founder
NextServices

Satish Malnaik is a technology and venture creation enthusiast driven by a passion for innovation. He is CEO and co-...

Chief Executive Officer
CFI Group

Sheri Petras manages offices across four continents as the CEO of CFI Group. She works out of CFI's world headquarters in...

President & CEO
Marking Associates LLC

Mark Petroff is driving Marketing Associates' development as a technology enabled provider of marketing and analytics...

Co-Founder & Managing Director, Newstone Capital Partners LLC

John Rocchio co-founded Newstone Capital Partners LLC in 2006. Newstone is an investment firm established to provide...

Chairman
Wells Fargo

Stephen W. Sanger is chairman at Wells Fargo, a position he was elected to in October 2016 after serving on the board...

CEO
American Innovations

As CEO of American Innovations, Smalling leads the company in providing compliance solutions to oil and gas companies and...

VP, Analytics & Client Strategy
CCS Fundraising

Ian Swedish is the vice president, Analytics & Client Strategy for CCS and brings more than 15 years of experience...

Vice President Human Resources, Videojet & Product Identification Platform
Danaher Corporation

Rich Wachter, BBA 1984, has worked as a Human Resources Executive at Danaher Corporation, a Fortune 150...

Senior VP
Global Power Group at Briggs & Stratton

Edward Wajda brings more than 20 years of global experience in senior vice president and divisional president roles...

Partner
Kohlberg & Company, LLC

Mr. Wildstein is a Partner at Kohlberg & Company, LLC, a leading U.S. private equity firm which acquires controlling...

Vice President of Marketing
Swagelok

Born on a U.S. Air Force base in Nebraska, raised in Biloxi, Mississippi, and educated in Okinawa, Japan, Wilson grew up...