Guest of Honor: Jorge Paulo Lemann, Investment Banker and Businessman
Join us on Tuesday, October 20, 2020, at 12.00 at the Haus Zum Rüden
Meet Jorge Paulo Lemann
Jorge Paulo Lemann is a Brazilian billionaire investment banker, and businessman with dual Brazilian and Swiss citizenship.As of October 2019, Lemann was ranked 37th richest in the world by Forbes, with an estimated net worth of US$24.6 billion.
Lemann has long dedicated philanthropy to Harvard. The Lemann Foundation, a family charitable organization, has supported expanded financial aid to undergraduate and graduate students from Brazil, provided resources for visiting faculty, and launched the Brazil Research Fund, a high-level research collaborative between Brazilian and Harvard faculty. “I’m proud to help Harvard students from all areas of the globe learn how to be future entrepreneurs,” said Lemann. “Business and innovation is what makes the world such a dynamic place, and I am excited to see what Harvard students will accomplish next.”