Global Business Advisory Board

Paul Almedia Teaching

The Global Business Initiative has assembled an outstanding team of business professionals from across the world to advise Paul Almeida, dean and William R. Berkley Chair at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business, on its global mission. Chaired by alumnus Maximo J. Blandon (MBA’88), the Global Business Advisory Board leverages resources to enhance the school’s ability to position itself as a leader in global business education, as well as promoting the school’s faculty research and thought leadership in the field of global business management.

Joseph Baratta (B’93)

Global Head of Private Equity
Blackstone

Maximo Blandon (MBA’88) – Chair

Managing Director
Stephens

Cesar Cernuda

President – NetApp

Former President – Microsoft Latin America

Joyce Chang

Chair of Global Research
J.P. Morgan

Alifia Doriwala (C’00)

Managing Director
The Rock Creek Group

Ricardo Ernst – Director

Baratta Chair in Global Business
Georgetown University

Eric Fabrikant (B’02)

Chief Operating Officer
Seacor Holdings

Hossein Fateh

Founder and Principal
CloudHQ LLC

Fabrizio Freda

President and CEO
The Estée Lauder Companies

Charles Fribourg

Director
Continental Grain Company

Emanuel Gonzalez-Revilla

Former Ambassador of the Republic of Panama to the United States

Javier López Madrid

Managing Director
Villar Mir Group

Steve Marzo (B’80)

Director
Altico Capital’s Board of Directors

Franck Moison

Former Vice Chairman
Colgate-Palmolive

Brian Murdock

President and CEO
Strategic Investment Group

Hilda Ochoa

Founder
Strategic Investment Group

Roxana Pierce

Of Counsel
Robbins Geller Rudman & Dowd LLP

Manuel Puig

Vice Chairman
Puig

Satya Rangarajan

Managing Partner
Enlightened Capital Management

Joyce Utz (L’92)

Chief Operating Officer
Souktel

Monica Vidal

Partner
MVS Global Consulting

Stephanie von Friedeburg (SFS’87)

Chief Operating Officer
IFC

Fred Wakeman (MBA’90)

Managing Partner
Advent International