Professor Meyer Feldberg

POSITION: Dean Emeritus, Columbia Business School    


Professor Feldberg currently serves as a Senior Advisor to Morgan Stanley. His career includes teaching and leadership positions in Business Schools around the world.  In 1972 he was appointed Dean of the University of Cape Town's Graduate School of Business.  In 1979 he became Associate Dean at Northwestern University's J.L. Kellogg Graduate School of Management.  In September 1981 he was appointed Dean of Tulane University's A.B. Freeman School of Business and in 1986 he became President of the Illinois Institute of Technology.  From 1989 to 2004 Professor Feldberg served as Dean of Columbia Business School.

Professor Feldberg is Dean Emeritus and Professor of Leadership at Columbia Business School.  In 2007 Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg appointed Professor Feldberg President of New York City Global Partners.  He has served on the Council of Competitiveness in Washington, DC.  In 2001 the International Centre in New York honored Professor Feldberg as a distinguished foreign-born American who has made a significant contribution to American life.

Professor Feldberg is a Director of Revlon, Macy's and UBS Funds and also serves on the Board of Directors of the New York City Ballet.

Professor Feldberg received his BA at the University of Witwatersrand, his MBA at Columbia University and his PhD at the University of Cape Town.

Professor Feldberg is married to Barbara Feldberg, an artist who works and exhibits in New York. They have two children and six grandchildren.




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