Vanguard CEO Discusses How to Succeed With Integrity, Character and Ethics
John J. Brennan, chairman and chief executive officer (CEO) of Vanguard, will present the keynote address How to Succeed With Integrity, Character and Ethics at the Duquesne University Ethics Luncheon Forum.
During his presentation, Brennan will discuss how businesses that aim to operate with integrity, character and ethics must make their values real and visible every day and at all levels of the organization.
At Vanguard, the nation’s second largest mutual fund organization with assets of approximately $950 billion, Brennan is responsible for more than 100 separate domestic investment portfolios. A graduate of Dartmouth College and the Harvard Business School, he first joined Vanguard in 1982. He was elected president in 1989, CEO by 1996 and chairman of the board in 1998. Brennan is the author of Straight Talk on Investing: What You Need to Know.
The lunch is sponsored by the University’s Beard Center for Leadership in Ethics, and is co-sponsored by Consol Energy and Thorp, Reed & Armstrong.
WHEN: 11:45 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., Wednesday, April 5
WHERE: The Duquesne Club, 325 Sixth Avenue, Pittsburgh
CONTACTS: Rose Ravasio, 412.396.6051 / cell 412.818.0234
Karen Ferrick-Roman, 412.396.1154 / cell 412.736.1877
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