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Express CEO to deliver June Convocation address
While ascending the
executive ranks of the American Express Corp. since 1981,
I. Chenault, chairman and CEO, was named Corporate Executive of the Year by Black
Enterprise and a Top 25 Manager by BusinessWeek,
among other management distinctions praising his trailblazing
Chenault will bring his insights and experience to the Kellogg
School when he delivers the annual Convocation address to
an expected 1,000 MBA graduates on June 17 in Northwestern
University's Welsh-Ryan Arena.
holds a juris doctorate from Harvard Law School and a bachelor's
degree in history from Bowdoin College. His previous roles
at American Express include director of strategic planning,
vice chairman and president.
the Kellogg School's EMBA convocation in December, Edward
Zander, CEO of Motorola, shared his perspectives on leading
the $32 billion corporation and its 68,000 employees.