On Tuesday November 12, 2013, Stillman School's Micah Center for
Business Ethics will present its First Business Ethics Seminar, which is
sponsored by Investors Bank. The event is entitled as "Maintaining
Value-Driven Relationships in an Age of Technology."
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Tom Joyce, the Former CEO of Knight Capital Group, will be
speaker. Tom is a recognized leader in the financial services industry.
He has over thirty years of experience, most recently as Chairman and
CEO of Knight Capital Group. He joined Knight in 2002 and retired in
July 2013. From January through May of 2002, Mr. Joyce was Global Head
of Trading for S.C. Bernstein & Co. Prior to that, he held a
variety of leadership roles in the Global Institutional Equity business
during his almost fifteen years at Merrill Lynch & Co. He is a
member of the Boards of Special Olympics Connecticut, the Ronald
McDonald House of NYC, and the Alfred E. Smith Foundation. Mr. Joyce
received an AB in Economics from Harvard College in 1977.
During the event, Tom will focus on how he came to make
leadership decisions as CEO of Knight, what values those decisions were
based on, and what he learned and reaffirmed from his experience leading
the company. In particular, he will explain how he navigated through
his company's 2012 crisis—which stemmed from a computer glitch—and cost
the company hundreds of millions of dollars.
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