Faculty

We’re an experienced team of education architects, thought leaders and globally recognized faculty. We’re committed to “re-imagining” the Executive Education delivery process, from the standpoint of Return on Investment for client organizations.

Robert David, Faculty Director & Founder

Robert David, Founder and Faculty Director

Robert was most recently Managing Director of Corporate Education at UC Berkeley from 2013 to 2019. His expertise is in helping Learning & Development professionals bring top-quality curricula to their companies through intensive course development. Robert was also Executive Director of the UC Berkeley Corporate Education Advisory Board and HR Lab as well as Education Architect for UC Berkeley’s University Partnership Program.

Frank Schultz, UC Berkeley-Hass School of Business

Faculty Director Frank Schultz

Frank Schultz was on the Management of Organizations faculty at the Haas School of Business at UC Berkeley, where he won the Earl F. Cheit Award for Excellence in Teaching. As a leading authority in the fields of Competitive Strategy and Executive Leadership for more than 20 years, Dr. Schultz has taught in the Executive Education, Executive MBA, Full-Time MBA and undergraduate programs for many reputable business schools. Dr. Schultz also possessed practical working experiences at Fortune 500 companies such as IBM, Chevron and Pillsbury. Frank had been on the UC Berkeley faculty for over 10 years.

Jeannette Winters, USC & University of Pennsylvania

Faculty Director Jeannette Winters

Jeanette Winters is a talent, change management and learning executive with skills in aligning people, strategy and opportunity. She has led corporate talent management, diversity and inclusion, organizational development and enterprise learning functions at global Fortune 500 organizations (such as Igloo, Intel, American Express, Pitney Bowes and Amgen). Jeanette holds a doctorate in Public Administration from the University of Southern California, a Master of Higher Education Administration and a Bachelor of Arts from American University in Washington, D.C.; she is also a certified executive coach from the Hudson Institute. She currently is a guest lecturer at USC and Penn.

John Fu, Copenhagen Business School

John Fu is a Lecturer at the Copenhagen Business School. John is also a training facilitator and executive coach. He has worked and lived in Asia, Europe and the US, with a profound understanding of different business cultures in these regions, as well as business norms and leadership styles across different countries. He holds an MA in Finance and International Business from Aarhus University in Denmark.

Paul Corona, Kellogg School of Management

Paul Corona is a clinical professor of leadership in the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University, where his teaching and coaching ratings average 95/100. Paul is also the founder of the award-winning Lee’s 3 Habits system, which helps motivated professionals and organizations build stronger relationships and achieve greater happiness, and the author of The Wisdom of Walk-Ons: 7 Winning Strategies for College, Business and Life. He previously held a variety of leadership roles in Fortune 500 corporations, a Big 4 accounting and consulting firm, and major research universities.

Gary Katzenstein, UC Davis School of Management

Gary Katzenstein’s career interests span the intersection of three areas: leadership, design/innovation, and international business. He teaches courses that include Leading People, Power and Politics, Applied Innovation, International Management/Strategy, and International Business Development. He has taught at the Haas School of Business/UC Berkeley, the UCLA Anderson School of Management, the NYU Stern School of Business, the Johnson School of Management at Cornell University, the Rady School at UC San Diego, and the Tepper School of Business at Carnegie Mellon University.

Greg La Blanc, UC Berkeley-Hass School

At Berkeley Haas, Greg La Blanc teaches primarily in the areas of finance and strategy in the MBA and Masters of Financial Engineering programs and in Executive Education. La Blanc has also worked in competitive intelligence and litigation consulting and has advised consulting teams in finance, marketing, and strategy. His research interests lie at the intersection of law, finance, and psychology, in the area of business strategy and risk management. Prior to arriving at Berkeley Haas in 2005, La Blanc taught at Wharton, Duke, and the University of Virginia.

Nick Van Dam, University of Pennsylvania & IE School

Nick van Dam is an internationally recognized thought leader, adviser, researcher, author, and speaker on learning innovations and leadership development. He is Chief of the IE University Center for Learning Innovation, and is professor in Learning, Talent, and Leadership Development. Additionally, he is a full professor at Nyenrode Business Universiteit (The Netherlands), as well as an adjunct professor at the University of Pennsylvania. He has over 30 years of business experience as a former partner, Chief Learning Officer, HR Executive, and Client Advisor at McKinsey & Company, Deloitte, as well as Siemens. As an advisor he has served more than 100 clients around the world.

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