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Traphagen Distinguished Alumni Speaker Series with Victor Ganzi ’71

October 2, 2018 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Please join the HLS Alumni Center for this year’s Traphagen Distinguished Alumni Speaker Series.

Victor F. Ganzi is a New York native and was educated as both a lawyer and a CPA.   From 2002 to 2008, Mr. Ganzi served as president and CEO of Hearst Corporation, where he grew the company into a more than $8 billion revenue entity. Prior to joining Hearst in 1990, Mr. Ganzi was the managing partner at Rogers & Wells (now part of Clifford Chance), where he was responsible for day-to-day operations. Mr. Ganzi joined Rogers & Wells in 1973 and conducted a general corporate tax law practice. Prior to Rogers & Wells, he practiced as a certified public accountant in taxation at a Big Four accounting firm in Denver.

Mr. Ganzi has chaired and served on more than 20 public, private and non-profit boards. He is a member of the board of directors of the PGA Tour, Inc. He served as its non-executive chairman and president from 2007 to 2016.  He currently sits on the board of one public company, Willis Towers Watson, and serves as the non-executive chairman of the board of several private companies, including Foster & Partners, one of the world’s largest architectural firms known for innovation, creativity and sustainability.

Lunch will be served. This session will likely fill up fast. Please RSVP to Shannon Taylor:

The Traphagen Series was generously founded by the late Ross E. Traphagen Jr. ’49. All events are free of charge, open to Law School students, and generally run one hour.


October 2, 2018
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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Lewis International Law Center 214A Room


Shannon Taylor