Robert M. Bakish is President and Chief Executive Officer of Paramount. Bakish oversees one of the world’s leading producers of media and entertainment content, driven by a global portfolio of powerful consumer brands, including CBS, Showtime, Nickelodeon, MTV, BET, Comedy Central and Paramount Pictures. In this role, which he assumed in December 2019, Bakish is responsible for growing the company’s creative assets and capabilities to serve important and diverse audiences in more than 180 countries.
Ms. Bellini was formerly a managing director and partner at Goldman Sachs, leading its Technology Research Group. Bellini led the research diligence and investor education IPO process for over 20 companies with their initial public offerings, including Atlassian, Crowdstrike, Dropbox, Facebook, MongoDB, Slack Technologies, VMware and Zoom Video Communications.
Mr. Briger is Co-Chief Executive Officer of Fortress and has been a member of the board of directors of Fortress since November 2006. Mr. Briger has been a member of the Management Committee of Fortress since 2002. Mr. Briger is responsible for the Credit and Real Estate business at Fortress.
Timothy Campos founded and served as chief executive officer of Woven, a productivity software company recently acquired by Slack. Woven helps people and organizations optimize how they utilize time through an intelligent calendar.
Mark F. Dzialga is the founder and managing partner of Brighton Park Capital (BPC). Prior to starting BPC, Mr. Dzialga was a managing director at General Atlantic, a global growth investment firm that manages approximately $28 billion. He was also a member of the Investment Committee at General Atlantic from 2003 to 2018 and chaired the Investment Committee from 2007 until the end of 2017. Mr.
Powered by his nearly 40 years as a chief executive and entrepreneur in the technology industry, Bob is a trusted advisor to corporate leaders. He provides a clear perspective on growth opportunities and is known for his intuitive and decisive leadership. Through Hammer Ventures, he focuses on identifying and investing in companies who have unique, highly differentiated AI technology foundations with strong growth prospects and highly profitable business models. He is actively involved with several of the Hammer Ventures portfolio companies.
Sr. Director of Applied and Data Science and Head of Marketplace
Bar Ifrach is a Sr Director of Applied and Data Science and Head of Marketplace at Uber Freight, a marketplace for truckers and shippers operating in North America. Prior, Bar headed the data science team on Airbnb’s Homes business unit. In addition to leading teams across analytics, inference, and algorithms, Bar is deeply involved with shaping the company’s strategy.
Golnar Khosrowshahi is the Founder and CEO of Reservoir, an award-winning independent music company headquartered in New York City and with operations in Los Angeles, Nashville, Toronto, London, and Abu Dhabi. Founded in 2007, Reservoir is the first female founded and led publicly traded independent music company in the U.S. Under Golnar’s leadership, Reservoir has grown to own and administer over 140,000 copyrights and 36,000 master recordings, with titles dating as far back as 1900.
Costis Maglaras is the 16th Dean of Columbia Business School, and the David and Lyn Silfen Professor of Business at Columbia University. Costis received his BS in Electrical Engineering from Imperial College, London, in 1990, and his MS and PhD in Electrical Engineering from Stanford University in 1991 and 1998, respectively. He joined Columbia Business School in 1998, when he joined the Decision, Risk and Operations Division.
Brian Olsavsky was named Senior Vice President and CFO of Amazon in 2015. Since joining the company in April 2002, Brian has held several top roles across the Finance organization, growing alongside the business. Prior to joining Amazon, Brian held a variety of financial and operational roles at Fisher Scientific, BF Goodrich and Union Carbide.
Samuel Palmisano is the Chairman of the Center for Global Enterprise, a private, nonprofit, nonpartisan research institution devoted to the study of the contemporary corporation, the management science of the globally integrated enterprise (GIE), global economic trends, and their impact on society. The CGE was established in 2013 to help educate societal stakeholders – as well as leaders from the private sector, public sector, and academia – on the globally integrated economy and its promise for a better future.
Jake Reynolds is a General Partner at TCV, a global growth equity firm focused on software and Internet investing based in Menlo Park, CA with offices in New York and London. Jake has been a technology investor for over 30 years with an investment focus in enterprise software and SaaS. He has been actively involved with over 40 private company software investments in his career spanning both minority and majority transactions.