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List Rules People on this list must have gone to Harvard Business School and be of some renown.

List of famous alumni from Harvard Business School, with photos when available. Prominent graduates from Harvard Business School include celebrities, politicians, business people, athletes and more. This list of distinguished Harvard Business School alumni is loosely ordered by relevance, so the most recognizable celebrities who attended Harvard Business School are at the top of the list. This directory is not just composed of graduates of this school, as some of the famous people on this list didn't necessarily earn a degree from Harvard Business School.

List below includes George W. Bush, Tyra Banks and more graduates.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Harvard Business School?” and “Which celebrities are Harvard Business School alumni?”

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George Bush is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Harvard Business School Alumni
Pilot, Public speaker, Businessperson
George Walker Bush is an American politician and businessman who served as the 43rd President of the United States from 2001 to 2009, and the 46th Governor of Texas from 1995 to 2000. The eldest ...more

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Tyra Banks is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Harvard Business School Alumni
Businessperson, Television producer, Model
Tyra Lynne Banks is an American television personality, former talk show host, producer, author, actress, and former model. She first became famous as a model, appearing twice on the cover of ...more

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Michael Bloomberg is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Harvard Business School Alumni
Business magnate, Businessperson, Politician
Michael Rubens Bloomberg is an American business magnate, politician, and philanthropist. He served as the 108th Mayor of New York City, holding office for three consecutive terms beginning with ...more

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Abigail Johnson is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Harvard Business School Alumni
Businessperson, Entrepreneur
Abigail Pierrepont "Abby" Johnson is an American businesswoman. Since 2014, Johnson is President and Chief Executive Officer of US investment firm Fidelity Investments, and chairman of ...more

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Sheryl Sandberg is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Harvard Business School Alumni
Businessperson, Entrepreneur
Sheryl Kara Sandberg is an American technology executive, activist, and author. She is the Chief Operating Officer of Facebook. In June 2012, she was elected to the board of directors by the ...more

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George B. Kaiser is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Harvard Business School Alumni
Businessperson, Entrepreneur
George B. Kaiser is an American businessman. He is the chairman of BOK Financial Corporation in Tulsa, Oklahoma. He is among the 100 richest people in the world and one of the top 50 American ...more

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Liam Byrne is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Harvard Business School Alumni
Spokesperson, Politician
Liam Dominic Byrne is a British Labour Party politician who has been the Member of Parliament for Birmingham Hodge Hill since 2004, and is the current Shadow Minister for Universities, Science ...more

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Ray Dalio is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Harvard Business School Alumni
Businessperson
Ray Dalio is an American businessman and founder of the investment firm Bridgewater Associates. In 2012, Dalio appeared on the annual Time 100 list of the 100 most influential people in the ...more

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Jeffrey R. Immelt is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Harvard Business School Alumni
Businessperson
Jeffrey R. Immelt is the ninth chairman of GE, a post he has held since September 7, 2001. Mr. Immelt has held several global leadership positions since coming to GE in 1982, including roles in ...more

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Robert Kraft is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Harvard Business School Alumni
Businessperson, Entrepreneur
Robert Kenneth Kraft is an American business magnate. He is the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of The Kraft Group, a diversified holding company with assets in paper and packaging, sports ...more

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William Anders is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Harvard Business School Alumni
Astronaut, Fighter pilot, Engineer
William Alison "Bill" Anders, is a former United States Air Force officer, nuclear engineer, NASA astronaut, and businessman. He is, along with Apollo 8 crewmates Frank Borman and Jim ...more

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Stephen A. Schwarzman is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Harvard Business School Alumni
Businessperson, Investor, Entrepreneur
Stephen Allen Schwarzman is an American business magnate and financier. He is the chairman and CEO of the Blackstone Group, a global private equity and financial advisory firm he established in ...more

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Ratan Tata is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Harvard Business School Alumni
Businessperson, Entrepreneur
Ratan Naval Tata is an Indian businessman and chairman Emeritus of Tata Sons. He was the chairman of Tata Group, a Mumbai-based conglomerate from 1991–2012. He stepped down as the chairman of ...more

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Cynthia Carroll is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Harvard Business School Alumni
Businessperson, Petroleum geologist
Cynthia Blum Carroll is an American businessperson. She was the chief executive officer of Anglo American PLC, a British mining company, which, among other things, is the world's largest ...more

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Leon Black is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Harvard Business School Alumni
Businessperson, Financier
Leon David Black is an American businessman. He specializes in leveraged buyouts and private equity. He founded the private equity firm Apollo Global Management in 1990.

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Mark Pincus is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Harvard Business School Alumni
Entrepreneur
Mark Jonathan Pincus is an American Internet entrepreneur best known as the co-founder of Zynga, which makes online social games. Pincus also founded Freeloader, Inc., Tribe Networks, and ...more

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Meg Whitman is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Harvard Business School Alumni
Businessperson
Margaret Cushing "Meg" Whitman is an American business executive and political candidate. She is the chairwoman, president, and chief executive officer of Hewlett-Packard. A native of ...more

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Mitt Romney is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Harvard Business School Alumni
Willard Mitt Romney is an American politician and businessman who was the Republican Party's nominee for President of the United States in the 2012 election. Before his presidential bid, he ...more

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Fred Haise is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Harvard Business School Alumni
Astronaut
Fred Wallace Haise, Jr. is an American aeronautical engineer, former test pilot, and NASA astronaut. He is one of only 24 humans to have flown to the Moon, as Lunar Module Pilot on Apollo 13. He ...more

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Stuart Roosa is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Harvard Business School Alumni
Astronaut
Stuart Allen "Stu" Roosa, was an American aeronautical engineer, United States Air Force pilot, test pilot, and NASA astronaut, who was the Command Module Pilot for the Apollo 14 ...more

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Ana Patricia Botin is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Harvard Business School Alumni
Businessperson
Ana Patricia Botin is the the head of investment banking for Spain's largest bank, Banco Santander. She is the current chairman of Banesto and considered by Forbes Magazine as one of the most ...more

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Jack Ryan is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Harvard Business School Alumni
Businessperson, Politician, Banker
John Clemens "Jack" Ryan is a former investment banker and American politician who was a candidate in the 2004 U.S. Senate race in Illinois. In 2000, he retired as an active partner at ...more

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Leonard Blavatnik is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Harvard Business School Alumni
Businessperson, Entrepreneur, Film Producer
Leonard "Len" Blavatnik is a Ukrainian-born American businessman, investor, and philanthropist. He made his fortune through business via diversified investments in myriad companies ...more

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John Edward Anderson is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Harvard Business School Alumni
Businessperson
John Edward Anderson was the president and sole shareholder of Topa Equities, Ltd. Anderson oversaw more than 40 wholly owned subsidiaries in diverse industries such as agriculture, automotive ...more

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John Paulson is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Harvard Business School Alumni
Trader, Businessperson, Financier
John Alfred Paulson is an American hedge fund manager and billionaire who heads Paulson & Co., a New York-based investment management firm he founded in 1994. He has been called "one of ...more