Ivan Seidenberg

Former Chairman and CEO of Verizon Communications; Board of Directors, Verizon Communications; Blackrock

Ivan is the former Chairman and CEO of Verizon Communications. Previously, Ivan was Chairman and CEO of Verizon’s predecessor companies, NYNEX and Bell Atlantic.

Ivan is currently on the board of BlackRock Inc, and serves as a Senior Advisor to Perella Weinberg. Ivan is also a member of the President’s Export Council, which advises the President on how to promote US exports, jobs and growth, and counsels on communications issues related to national security. He is a trustee of the New York Academy of Sciences’ President’s Council and serves on the board of trustees of the New York-Presbyterian Hospital, The New York Hall of Science, and Pace University.

Ivan earned a BA in Mathematics from Lehman College, part of the City University of New York, and an MBA from Pace University.

Past Appearances

Knowledge@Wharton: February 4, 2019

Host Dan Loney is joined by Patti Williams (Associate Professor of Marketing, The Wharton School), Ivan Seidenberg (Former Chairman and CEO of Verizon Communications; Board of Directors, Verizon Communications; Blackrock), Lisa George (Associate Professor of Economics, Hunter College & The Graduate Center, City University of New York), Rodney Ramcharan (Associate Professor of Finance and Business Economics, Marshall School of Business, University of Southern California), Dan Kennedy (Associate Professor of Journalism; Contributor to WGBH News, Northeastern University), Peter Conti-Brown (Assistant Professor of Legal Studies and Business Ethics, Wharton School at University of Pennsylvania), and Americus Reed (Professor of Marketing, The Wharton School) on the Monday, February 4, 2019 edition of Knowledge@Wharton.Read More

Air Date: Monday, February 4, 2019

Spotlight

On Wharton Business Radio

Leadership in Action: April 25, 2019 Episode Featured ImageLeadership in Action: April 25, 2019

Hosts Anne Greenhalgh, Michael Useem, and Jeff Klein are joined by Ivan Seidenberg (Former Chairman and CEO of Verizon Communications; Board of Directors, Verizon Communications; Blackrock) on the Thursday, April 25, 2019 edition of Leadership in Action.

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