Success in business is rarely a linear path up a corporate ladder. Curious about the variety of ways that business career paths unfold? The business panel and roundtables will provide insights on how professionals nimbly move through job changes within the same company and career changes from one company to another. Whether you start in finance, consulting, marketing, sales, or some other discipline, you will walk away with a better perspective as to how a career in business provides the flexibility to pursue many different endeavors.
Erin Archer, AB'00, MBA'06
Interim Treasurer & Director of Investments, DePaul University
Ms. Archer graduated from the College in 2000 with concentrations in biological sciences and law, letters & society. She received an MBA from Chicago Booth in 2006. After graduation from the College, she spent 15 years working in Equity Research on both the buy-side and sell-side, in Chicago, Minneapolis, London and South Africa. In late 2015, Ms. Archer joined DePaul University in Chicago as Director of Investments. In June 2017, she took on the role of Interim Treasurer, with oversight over the university's debt program, cash management, investments and external real estate. Finally, she is a former Trustee of The Thacher School and a former member of the Visiting Committee of the College of the University of Chicago.
Anne Libby, AB'83, MBA Wharton'95
Founder and Owner, Anne Libby Consulting and Coaching
Ms. Libby graduated from the College in 1983 with a degree in Behavioral Science. While in the College she was involved in Women's Track and Field, and the Major Activities Board. After graduating, she made her way to financial services, and earned an MBA from the University of Pennsylvania's Wharton School. She's currently a coach and consultant, and works with leaders in closely-held and early stage organizations, mostly in the NYC tech community.