“Countless leaders, from social entrepreneurs to corporate executives to public servants, are aggressively committing themselves to make a difference in the world.”
  • Thomas J. Tierney, MBA 1980
  • Chairman, HBS Social Enterprise Initiative Advisory Board
  • Chairman & Co-Founder, The Bridgespan Group
 
 
 
  • Matt Bannick, Managing Partner, Omidyar Network (MBA '93)
  • Jean Case, Chief Executive Officer, Case Foundation; Chairman, National Geographic Society
  • Gerald Chertavian, Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Year Up (MBA '92)
  • Sir Ronald Cohen, Chairman, Global Social Impact Investment Steering Group; Chairman, The Portland Trust (MBA '69)
  • Gururaj “Desh” Deshpande, President and Chairman, Sparta Group LLC
  • Helene D. Gayle, Chief Executive Officer, McKinsey Social Initiative
  • Joanna Jacobson, Founder and Managing Partner, Strategic Grant Partners; President, Jacobson Family Foundation (MBA '87)
  • John H. McArthur, George Fisher Baker Professor of Administration Emeritus and Dean Emeritus, Harvard Business School (MBA '59, DBA '63)
  • Mario Morino, Chairman, Morino Institute; Co-Founder, Venture Philanthropy Partners
  • Jacqueline Novogratz, Chief Executive Officer, Acumen


  • Mark Nunnelly, Executive Director of MassIT and Special Advisor to the Massachusetts Governor for Technology and Innovation (MBA ’84)
  • Dina Powell, Head of Impact Investing Business, Goldman Sachs; President, Goldman Sachs Foundation
  • Jeff Raikes, Co-Founder, Raikes Foundation
  • Nancy Roob, President and Chief Executive Officer, The Edna McConnell Clark Foundation; Chief Executive Officer, Blue Meridian Partners
  • Laurene Sperling, President, Sperling Family Charitable Foundation (MBA ’82)
  • Mark Tercek, President and Chief Executive Officer, The Nature Conservancy (MBA ’84)
  • Jaime Augusto Zobel de Ayala, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Ayala Corporation (MBA ’87)