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

List of famous alumni from Stanford Graduate School of Business, with photos when available. Prominent graduates from Stanford Graduate School of Business include celebrities, politicians, business people, athletes and more. This list of distinguished Stanford Graduate School of Business alumni is loosely ordered by relevance, so the most recognizable celebrities who attended Stanford Graduate School of Business 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 Stanford Graduate School of Business.

List features graduates like John F. Kennedy, Drew Brees and more!

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Stanford Graduate School of Business?” and “Which celebrities are Stanford Graduate School of Business alumni?”
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John F. Kennedy is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Stanford Graduate School Of Business Alumni
Politician, Military Officer, Author
John Fitzgerald Kennedy (May 29, 1917 – November 22, 1963), often referred to by initials JFK and Jack, was an American politician who served as the 35th president of the United States from ...more

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Mukesh Ambani is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Stanford Graduate School Of Business Alumni
Businessperson
Mukesh Dhirubhai Ambani (born 19 April 1957) is an Indian businessman, engineer, the chairman, managing director, and largest shareholder of Reliance Industries Limited (RIL), a Fortune Global ...more
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Penny Pritzker is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Stanford Graduate School Of Business Alumni
Businessperson, Entrepreneur
Penny Sue Pritzker (born May 2, 1959) is an American billionaire businesswoman, entrepreneur, and civic leader. President Barack Obama nominated Pritzker as United States Secretary of Commerce. ...more
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Steve Ballmer is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Stanford Graduate School Of Business Alumni
Businessperson
Steven Anthony Ballmer (; born March 24, 1956) is an American businessman and investor who was the chief executive officer of Microsoft from January 13, 2000, to February 4, 2014, and is the ...more

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Phil Knight is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Stanford Graduate School Of Business Alumni
Businessperson, Entrepreneur
Philip Hampson "Phil" Knight, whose nickname is "Buck" (born February 24, 1938) is an American business magnate and philanthropist. A native of Oregon, he is the co-founder ...more
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John P. Morgridge is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Stanford Graduate School Of Business Alumni
Businessperson
John P. Morgridge (born 1933) is an American businessman who was the CEO and chairman of the board of Cisco Systems.
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Jeffrey Skoll is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Stanford Graduate School Of Business Alumni
Television producer, Film Producer, Internet Entrepreneur
Jeffrey Stuart Skoll, OC (born January 16, 1965) is a Canadian engineer, internet entrepreneur and film producer. He was the first employee and subsequently first president of eBay, eventually ...more
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Vinod Khosla is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Stanford Graduate School Of Business Alumni
Businessperson, Entrepreneur, Venture capitalist
Vinod Khosla (born 28 January 1955) is an Indian American billionaire businessman and venture capitalist. He is a co-founder of Sun Microsystems, and the founder of Khosla Ventures. In 2014, ...more
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Jeffrey Bewkes is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Stanford Graduate School Of Business Alumni
Businessperson
Jeffrey Lawrence Bewkes (born May 25, 1952) is an American media executive. He was CEO of Time Warner from January 1, 2008 to June 14, 2018, President from December 2005 to June 2018, and ...more
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Scott Sandell is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Stanford Graduate School Of Business Alumni
Venture capitalist
Scott joined NEA in 1996 as an Associate, became a Partner in 1999 and a General Partner in 2000. Scott focuses on investments in information technology and alternative energy, and is ...more
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Sameer Gandhi is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Stanford Graduate School Of Business Alumni
Venture capitalist
Sameer Gandhi is a Sequoia Capital Partner specializing in software and services investments. He is currently a Director of Aceva Technologies, Gracenote, Internet Wire, Conformia, and Trados. ...more
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Omid Kordestani is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Stanford Graduate School Of Business Alumni
Omid R. Kordestani (Persian: امید کردستانی‎, born 1963) is an Iranian-American businessman who has been the Executive Chairman at Twitter since October 2015. He was previously a Senior Vice ...more
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Jennifer Siebel Newsom ... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Stanford Graduate School Of Business Alumni
Film Producer, Screenwriter, Actor
Jennifer Siebel Newsom (née Jennifer Lynn Siebel; born June 19, 1974) is an American documentary filmmaker and actress. She is the director, writer, and producer of the film Miss ...more
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John Walecka is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Stanford Graduate School Of Business Alumni
Venture capitalist
John Walecka is a founding partner of Redpoint Ventures. Prior to founding Redpoint, John was a general partner with Brentwood Venture Capital, a firm he joined in 1984.John works closely with ...more
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Kevin Efrusy is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Stanford Graduate School Of Business Alumni
Entrepreneur, Venture capitalist
Kevin Efrusy came to Accel Partners in 2003 and serves as a General Partner. His background is primarily as an entrepreneur and operating executive. He served two stints as an ...more
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Theresia Gouw Ranzetta ... is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Stanford Graduate School Of Business Alumni
Entrepreneur, Venture capitalist
Theresia has been with Accel Partners since 1999. She focuses primarily on software and internet investments with specific interest in security, Vertical Media/Search and online media and
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Ann M. Livermore is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Stanford Graduate School Of Business Alumni
Businessperson
Ann Martinelli Livermore (born 23 August 1958) is a former Executive Vice President at Hewlett-Packard, where from 2004 until June 14, 2011 she led the HP Enterprise Business business unit of ...more
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John Donahoe is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Stanford Graduate School Of Business Alumni
Businessperson
John Joseph Donahoe II (born April 30, 1960) is an American businessman who is the president of ServiceNow. Early in his career he worked for Bain & Company, becoming the firm's president ...more
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David Sze is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Stanford Graduate School Of Business Alumni
Venture capitalist
David Sze is an entrepreneur, investor, and managing partner at the venture capital firm Greylock Partners. His areas of focus include consumer Internet and services, media convergence, wireless ...more
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Jake Nunn is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Stanford Graduate School Of Business Alumni
Venture capitalist
Jake joined NEA in 2006 as a Partner. He focuses on later-stage specialty pharmaceuticals, biotechnology and medical device investments. Jake is actively involved with a number of NEA portfolio ...more
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Jeff Brody is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Stanford Graduate School Of Business Alumni
Venture capitalist, Engineer
Jeff Brody is a founding partner of Redpoint Ventures. Prior to founding Redpoint, Jeff was a general partner with Brentwood Venture Capital, a firm he joined in 1994. Jeff is focused on ...more
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Aneel Bhusri is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Stanford Graduate School Of Business Alumni
Businessperson, Venture capitalist
Aneel Bhusri is Workday's co-founder and President, responsible for the company's overall strategy and day-to-day operations. He joined Greylock in 1999 from PeopleSoft, where from 1999 to 2004, ...more
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Judith L. Estrin is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Stanford Graduate School Of Business Alumni
Businessperson, Entrepreneur
Judith "Judy" L. Estrin (born 1954 or 1955) is an Internet pioneer, entrepreneur, business executive, and author in the United States. Estrin worked with Vinton Cerf on the ...more
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Peter Fenton is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Stanford Graduate School Of Business Alumni
Venture capitalist
Peter Fenton is an American venture capitalist based in Silicon Valley. He is a general partner at Benchmark, a venture capital firm. Fenton has steadily worked his way up the Forbes Midas List ...more
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Jim Kolbe is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Stanford Graduate School Of Business Alumni
Politician
James Thomas Kolbe (born June 28, 1942) is a former Republican member of the United States House of Representatives for Arizona's 5th congressional district, 1985–2003 and 8th congressional ...more