Babson's Cutler Center for Investments and Finance Hosts a Conversation with Mitt Romney

President Healey joined former governor of Massachusetts and American businessman for sold-out campus chat on February 23

​​​A Conversation with Mitt RomneyBabson College’s Stephen D. Cutler Center for Investments and Finance hosted a conversation with Mitt Romney, the 70th governor of Massachusetts, and Babson President Kerry Healey​ on February 23 in Babson's Sorenson Center for the Arts.

The sold out event featured an audience of Babson students, faculty, staff, and alumni.

Mitt Romney, 70th Governor of Massachusetts

Governor Romney started his career in business in 1978 as Vice President of Bain & Company Inc., a management consulting firm based in Boston, Massachusetts. In 1984, he left Bain & Company Inc., to co-found a spinoff private equity investment company, Bain Capital, where he worked until 1998. Romney rejoined the board of directors of Marriott International in 2012. He previously served on their board from 1993 to 2002 and from 2009 to 2011. Governor Romney also serves as Chairman of Solamere Capital's Executive Partner Group.

Before serving as Governor, he was President and Chief Executive Officer of the 2002 Winter Olympic Games in Salt Lake City. 

Governor Romney was most recently the Republican candidate for the office of President of the United States. He also was a candidate for the 2008 Republican presidential nomination. Prior to that, he served as the Governor of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts from 2003 through 2007.

About Babson’s Cutler Center

The Stephen D. Cutler Center for Investments and Finance at Babson College is dedicated to advancing the understanding and practice of investments and finance in our global economy. The Center provides programs and resources that enrich student experience, support faculty research, and engage our alumni community. It is committed to furthering Babson’s innovative and practical approach to finance education and enabling industry practitioners, faculty, and students to collaborate and learn from one another.

About Babson College

Babson College is the educator, convener, and thought leader for Entrepreneurship of All Kinds​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​®. The top-ranked college for entrepreneurship education, Babson is a dynamic living and learning laboratory where students, faculty, and staff work together to address the real-world problems of business and society. We prepare the entrepreneurial leaders our world needs most: those with strong functional knowledge and the skills and vision to navigate change, accommodate ambiguity, surmount complexity, and motivate teams in a common purpose to make a difference in the world, and have an impact on organizations of all sizes and types. As we have for nearly a half-century, Babson continues to advance Entrepreneurial Thought and Action​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​®​ as the most positive force on the planet for generating sustainable economic and social value.​​​​

By Brianna DiPietro, bdipietro@babson.edu, (781) 239-4548 | 2/10/2016 8:30 AM