Harvard | Mr. The Builder
GMAT 740, GPA 4.0
Chicago Booth | Mr. High GRE Low GPA
GRE 332, GPA 3.2
Harvard | Ms. Gay Engineer
GMAT 730, GPA 3.6
Stanford GSB | Mr. Two Job
GRE 330 GRE, GPA 3.63
Berkeley Haas | Mr. Analyst To Family Business Owner
GMAT 710, GPA 3.2
Harvard | Mr. FBI To MBB
GMAT 710, GPA 3.85
Chicago Booth | Mr. Overrepresented Indian Engineer
GMAT 740, GPA 8.78/10
Tuck | Mr. Infantry Officer To MBA
GRE 314, GPA 3.4
Darden | Mr. Program Manager
GRE 324, GPA 3.74
Tuck | Mr. Smart Cities
GRE 325, GPA 3.5
Berkeley Haas | Mr. Biz Human Rights
GRE 710, GPA 8/10
Harvard | Mr. Food Tech Start Ups
GMAT 720, GPA 3.5
Harvard | Mr. International Oil
GMAT 710, GPA 3.7
Harvard | Mr. Consulting To Emerging Markets Banking
GRE 130, GPA 3.6 equivalent
Harvard | Mr. Comeback Kid
GMAT 770, GPA 2.8
Stanford GSB | Mr. Greek Taverna
GMAT 730, GPA 7.03/10
Harvard | Ms. Biotech Ops
GMAT 770, GPA 3.53
NYU Stern | Mr. Development
GMAT 690, GPA 2.5
Chicago Booth | Mr. Energy Operations
GRE 330, GPA 3.85
Harvard | Mr. Big 4 To Healthcare Reformer
GRE 338, GPA 4.0 (1st Class Honours - UK - Deans List)
Wharton | Mr. Steelmaker To Consultant
GMAT 760, GPA 3.04/4.0
Duke Fuqua | Mr. Indian Quant
GMAT 745, GPA 9.6 out of 10
Stanford GSB | Mr. Food & Education Entrepreneur
GMAT 720, GPA 4.0
Harvard | Mr. Lieutenant To Consultant
GMAT 760, GPA 3.7
Duke Fuqua | Mr. IB Back Office To Front Office/Consulting
GMAT 640, GPA 2.8
Rice Business | Mr. Future Energy Consultant
GRE Received a GRE Waiver, GPA 3.3
Berkeley Haas | Mr. Campaigns To Business
GMAT 750, GPA 3.19

Best MBA Commencement Speakers: Class of 2019

North Carolina (Kenan-Flagler)

Graduation Date: May 18, 2019

Graduation Speaker: William B. Harrison, Jr., Former Chairman and CEO, JP Morgan Chase

Graduation Information: 2019 Kenan-Flagler MBA Graduation

Additional Note: MBAs can also participate in the full school graduation, which will be held on May 12th. Jonathan T.M. Reckford, the CEO of Habitat for Humanity, will deliver the commencement address. To learn about this ceremony, click here.


Notre Dame (Mendoza)

Graduation Date: May 18, 2018

Graduation Speaker: John Affleck-Graves, Executive V.P. of the University of Notre Dame

Additional Note: Notre Dame’s university commencement ceremony will be held on May 19th. The keynote speaker will be Peggy Noonan, author and speechwriter for Ronald Reagan.


Babson College

Graduation Date: May 18, 2019

Graduation Speaker: Akio Toyoda (’82), President of Toyota Motor Corporation

Graduation Information: 2019 Commencement Ceremony


Tepper School Of Business Poets&Quants MBA Profile

Carnegie Mellon (Tepper)

Graduation Date: May 18, 2019

Graduation Speaker: Eric Butler CEO, Aswani-Butler Investment Associates, LLC

Graduation Information: CMU Commencement Weekend

Additional Note: The all-school commencement will also take place on May 19th, with David Tepper (’82 MBA) delivering the keynote address.


University of Virginia (Darden)

Graduation Date: May 19, 2019

Graduation Speaker: Dean Scott Beardsley and elected students

Graduation Information: 2019 Darden Graduation Basics


Wharton School (Penn)

Graduation Date: May 19, 2019

Graduation Speaker: Jonathan Gray, President and COO of Blackstone

Graduation Information: Wharton 2019 Graduation

The San Francisco MBA for Executives ceremony, which will be held on May 5th, features Anthony Noto, CEO of SoFi as the speaker.

Oracle CEO Safra Catz as the speaker. The Philadelphia MBA for Executives ceremony, which takes places on May 18, will be addressed by David M. Rubenstein, Co-Founder and CO-Executive Chairman of The Carlyle Group.


Columbia Business School

Graduation Date: May 19, 2019

Graduation Speaker:  To Be Announced

Graduation Information: 2019 Columbia Business School Recognition

Additional Note: The school will be making its accouncement on April 20th. Last year, the school hosted Senator Ron Wyden (D-OR).


University of Minnesota (Carlson)

Graduation Date: May 20, 2019

Graduation Speaker:  Jim Weber, Chairman and CEO of Brooks Running Company

Graduation Information:  2019 Carlson Graduation and Commencement Ceremony Details


Yale School of Management

Graduation Date: May 20, 2019

Graduation Speaker: To be announced.

Graduation Information: 2019 Yale SOM Diploma Ceremony

Additional Note: Yale SOM always has student speakers for class day. The students have not yet been who the speakers will be for the all-school class day and commencement ceremonies.


New York University (Stern)

Graduation Date: May 24, 2019

Graduation Speaker: Janet Foutty, Chair and CEO of Deloitte Consulting

Graduation Information: 2019 NYU Stern Graduate Convocation


U.C.-Berkeley (Haas)

Graduation Date: May 24, 2019

Graduation Speaker: Patrick Awuah (’99), Founder of Ashesi University in Ghana

Graduation Information: 2019 Haas Commencement


University of Texas (McCombs)

Graduation Date: May 24, 2018

Graduation Speaker: Julie Sweet, CEO of Accenture North America

Graduation Information: 2019 Texas MBA Convocation

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