Dean, Columbia Business School, since 1989.
Mar. 17, 1942, Johannesburg, South Africa.
University of Witwatersrand, South Africa, B.A. Political Science, 1962; Columbia Business School, MBA, 1965; University of Cape Town, PhD, Management/ Strategy, 1969.
President of Illinois Institute of Technology, 1986-89.
PLAQUE ON HIS DESK SAYS
"No whining." He turns the plaque to face him, or his visitors, depending on his mood.