Dean’s Speaker Series: IBM’s CIO Jeanette Horan (GSM’93) and Mike Wright, CIO at McKinsey & Co.

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October 25th, 2013

On October 25, 2013, N. Venkatraman, the David J. McGrath, Jr. Professor in Management at Boston University School of Management, led a discussion with VP and CIO of IBM Jeanette Horan (GSM’93) and Global CIO for McKinsey & Co. Mike Wright. The pair shared their thoughts on digital entrepreneurship, how technology plays a role in connecting with one’s staff, and having the confidence to do what excites you.

Boston University School of Management’s Dean’s Speaker Series brings industry leaders into its “living room” for insightful conversation with Dean Freeman. The various speakers, by tapping into their personal experience, provide advice on how to become a successful leader, implement an effective talent management system, guide an organization through a technological transformation, and more.