David Friedman
David S. Friedman

EXECUTIVE EDUCATION
Clinical Assistant Professor of Executive Education
Senior Program Director of Executive Education

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David Friedman is Clinical Assistant Professor of Executive Education and Senior Program Director for custom Executive Education Programs. He joined Kellogg in 2015.

Prior to Kellogg, David consulted to, trained and coached leaders in companies and professional service firms on marketing, business development and approaches to problem-solving.  He also developed and deployed new approaches for using collaborative tools to bring together diverse networks of people to solve problems. 

David began his career as a consultant and partner at McKinsey and Company. He worked in multiple industries, including financial services, utilities, transportation, and pharmaceuticals.  



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Education
MBA, 1984, Yale School of Management
BA, 1979, Social Studies, Harvard, Magna Cum Laude

Academic Positions
Clinical Assistant Professor, Executive Education, Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University, 2015-present

Other Professional Experience
Partner, McKinsey and Company, 1984-1999
Orchestrator, Collaborating Minds, 2013-present
Principal, Bridgewell Partners LLC, 1999-present

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Other
Friedman, David S., Brian Vannoni and Anthony Goland. "Achieving World-Class Claims Performance Using Innovative Supply Chain Management." McKinsey Property-Casualty Insurance Annual.
Friedman, David S.. "Help Wanted." McKinsey Quarterly.

 
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Executive Education
Leading Into the Future: Managing in a Changing World

As the world of business changes at breakneck speed, executives must stay at the forefront of management thinking and practice. This program delivers a wealth of new knowledge and insights for managing change with confidence in the 21st century.


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Leading Into the Future: Managing in a Changing World

As the world of business changes at breakneck speed, executives must stay at the forefront of management thinking and practice. This program delivers a wealth of new knowledge and insights for managing change with confidence in the in 21st century.


View Program