Dwight, Princeton '87, Wharton MBA '94, is an outstanding leader in strategic growth focused on differentiated outcomes, with over 20 years of experience in building out ventures and solutions across marketing technology, media/advertising, and data. He drove successful build-outs at Nielsen, WPP, Deluxe, other mature firms, and emerging ventures. His corporate development activities include hundreds of M&A/venture investments and strategic partnerships. He also founded and led profitable ventures, and has advised hundreds of emerging businesses. He has led effective cross-functional teams, often in environments resistant to change. He also has accepted internal executive leadership roles (CxO/GM/etc.) to optimize outcomes. He launched his career as a software systems engineer.
ANNA (MARIE) O'NEILL, M.D.
Marie is an obstetrician and gynecologist (OB/GYN), specializing in Maternal and Fetal Medicine, particularly in high-risk pregnancies. She's devoted much of her career to caring for low-income women and their families during the pre-natal, delivery and post-delivery stages. She has worked extensively in hospitals. After serving as a nurse, she graduated in 2000 from Robert Wood Johnson Medical School (UMDNJ) and completed an OB/GYN residency and a fellowship in Maternal and Fetal Medicine at Philadelphia’s Thomas Jefferson University Hospital.
Benedikt, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München '84, has been active at a senior level in corporate finance and private equity for close to 30 years. In recent years, he's shifted focus to mentoring entrepreneurs and investing as a business angel in start-ups in the US and Europe, mostly in digital health, education tech, and life sciences. Until Jan. 2014, he was a Partner at G.C. Andersen, the NY-based investment banking boutique, where he focused on cross border M&A transactions. Prior to that, he was a Partner at Augusta & Co plc in London and Frankfurt, a Partner at Clayton Dubilier & Rice, and Managing Director at Morgan Stanley, responsible for its German and Austrian investment banking.