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Distinguished Professor of the Graduate School, and Faculty Director of the Institute for Business and Social Impact, Berkeley Haas School of Business, University of California, Berkeley

Richard C. Holbrooke Fellow - Class of Fall 2019


Laura D’Andrea Tyson is Distinguished Professor of the Graduate School, Faculty Director of the Institute for Business and Social Impact, Berkeley Haas School of Business, and chair of the board of trustees of the Blum Center for Developing Economies at the University of California, Berkeley. She completed her BA at Smith College and her PhD in economics at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. A former dean of the Berkeley Haas School of Business and London Business School, Tyson served as chair of the Council of Economic Advisers and director of the National Economic Council during the Clinton administration. She is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations and a senior external advisor at McKinsey Global Institute. She is also a stewardship board member of the System Initiative on Education, Gender, and Work and the co-chair of the Global Future Council on New Metrics at the World Economic Forum. Tyson serves as well on the boards of directors of AT&T, CBRE Group Inc., Lexmark International Inc., Apex Swiss Holdings SARL, and the Sustainability Accounting Standards Board Foundation.

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