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Thursday, April 13, 2017
3:00–4:00 p.m.


Center for Recreation and Sports
Campbell Lounge, Rooms 1 and 2

Global Expansion: A Private Equity Perspective

Mr. Akhil Gupta, currently a Senior Fellow at the Advanced Leadership Institute at Harvard University, was the Chairman of Blackstone India till Dec 2014. He joined The Blackstone Group as Senior Managing Director in 2005 and started its operations in India. Today Blackstone India is one of the leading players in Real Estate and Corporate Private Equity in India. Mr. Gupta has his undergraduate degree in engineering from Institute of Technology, Delhi and an MBA from Stanford University.

There will be a mixer following the lecture in the mezzanine area located on the 2nd floor of the CRS.

This event is part of the Hagedorn Lecture Series – Innovation and Change. You do not need to be a part of the Leadership Certificate Program to attend this event.

For more information, please contact:

Kathleen Dillon
Executive Assistant to the Dean
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p – 516.877.4684

Leadership Certificate Program LogoAbout the Leadership Certificate Program

The Leadership Certificate Program is an interdepartmental initiative hosted by the Center for Career and Professional Development, the Center for Student Involvement, the Office of Alumni Relations and the Robert B. Willumstad School of Business.

Its goal is to offer Adelphi undergraduate and graduate students opportunities to develop leadership and professional skills. Participants are able to attend workshops on a wide variety of topics during the course of the year. 

Requirements for Students

To participate in the Leadership Certificate Program, you must RSVP for a minimum of six events. Each student must complete the workshops within the academic year. Events are added throughout the year.

» Register on Handshake for Leadership Certificate Program Credit

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