The Parker Center has hosted many luminaries in the field of investment management as guest lecturers in Professor Sanjeev Bhojraj's Applied Portfolio Management class.

These have included Seth Klarman, James Chanos, Michael Mauboussin, and Harlan Korenvaes, among many others.  Practitioners play an important role in educating future investment professionals and we are grateful to our visitors for lending their time and expertise to Johnson students.  Below, we highlight recent and upcoming guest speakers in the Cayuga Fund class:

Parker Center Visitors and Guest Lecturers

Spring 2016

  • Sean Feeley, MBA ’95, Babson Capital Management
Fall 2015

  • Greg Cipolaro, MBA ’05, Balyasny Asset Management L.P.
  • Keith Hartt, Bogle Investment Management, L.P.
  • Cesar Hernandez, Fidelity Institutional Asset Management
  • Jeff Kerrigan, Century Capital Management
  • Tim Krockuk, GRT Capital Partners LLC
  • Shigeki Makino, Putnam Investments
  • Di Wu, Millenium Management
  • Kerstin Ramstrom, MBA ‘01, Mutual of America
  • Joel Tillinghast, Fidelity Investments

Spring 2015

  • Wendy Landon, GB Merchant Partners, Managing Director
  • Doug Lober, Fidelity Investments, Fund Manager
  • Christine McConnell, Fidelity Investments, Fund Manager, retired, MBA ’85

Fall 2014

  • Joel Tillinghast, Fidelitiy Investments
  • Tim Krockuk, GRT Capital
  • Jeff Kerrigan, Century Capital
  • Saurabh Prasad, RBC Capital
  • Shigeki Makino, retired PM, Putnam Investments

Spring 2014

  • Kevin Pirani, Nyes Ledge Capital Management, LLC
  • Saurabh Prasad, MBA ’12, RBC Capital MarketsFall 2013
  • Chris Meredith MBA ’05, Managing Director, O’Shaughnessy Asset Management 
  • Manu Krishnan MBA ’03, Portfolio Risk Manager, Spectrum Asset Management
  • Eliecer Palacios MBA ’07, Director, EnerGulf Resources
  • William “Bill” Ferri ’88, Global Head of Alternative and Quantitative Investments at UBS  
  • Shigeki Makino, former portfolio manager at Putnam and Fidelity
  • David Winters ‘84, Managing Member, Wintergreen Advisors 
  • Barbara Novick '82, Vice Chairman and Co-founder of BlackRock
  • Scott Braunstein, Managing Director, JP Morgan
  • John Faucher MBA ‘93, Senior Equity Research Analyst, J.P. Morgan
  • Andy Boas ’77, Principal, Carl Marks & Company
  • Scott Stewart Ph.D ’85