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Famous Wharton School Of The University Of Pennsylvania Alumni

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List RulesPeople on this list must have gone to Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania and be of some renown.

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

This is a list that features graduates like Donald Trump and Warren Buffett.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania?” and “Which celebrities are Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania alumni?”
  • 1

    Donald Trump

    Businessperson, Television producer


    BirthplaceNew York City, New York, United States of America

    Alternative NameDonald J. Trump

    Donald John Trump (born June 14, 1946) is an American politician who served as the 45th president of the United States from 2017 to 2021. Before entering politics, he was a businessman and television...  more

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  • 2

    Warren Buffett

    Businessperson, Investor


    BirthplaceOmaha, Nebraska, USA

    Warren Edward Buffett (born August 30, 1930) is an American business magnate, investor, speaker and philanthropist who serves as the chairman and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway. He is considered one of...  more

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  • 3

    Ivanka Trump

    Businessperson, Fashion Model


    BirthplaceNew York, New York, USA

    Ivana Marie "Ivanka" Trump (), also known as Yael Kushner (Hebrew: יָעֵל, lit. ibex; born October 30, 1981) is an American businesswoman, fashion designer, author, and reality television personality...  more

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  • 4

    Safra A. Catz



    BirthplaceHolon, Israel

    Safra A. Catz (Hebrew: צפרא כץ, born December 1, 1961) is an Israeli-born American business executive and co-CEO of Oracle Corporation. She has been an executive at Oracle Corporation since April...  more
  • 5

    Ronald Perelman

    Businessperson, Investor


    BirthplaceGreensboro, North Carolina

    Ronald Owen Perelman (; born January 1, 1943) is an American banker, businessman, investor, and philanthropist. MacAndrews & Forbes Incorporated, his company, has invested in companies with interests...  more

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  • 6

    Vito Fossella

    Accountant, Politician


    BirthplaceNew York City, New York, United States of America

    Vito John Fossella Jr. (born March 9, 1965) is an American Republican politician from the state of New York who formerly represented the state's 13th Congressional district in the U.S. House of...  more
  • 7

    Elon Musk

    Businessperson, Investor


    BirthplacePretoria, South Africa

    Elon Reeve Musk (; born June 28, 1971) is a technology entrepreneur, investor, and engineer. He holds South African, Canadian, and U.S. citizenship and is the founder, CEO, and lead designer of...  more

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  • 8
    Aditya Mittal (born 22 January 1976) is the president and CFO of ArcelorMittal and CEO of ArcelorMittal Europe, which is controlled by his father Lakshmi Mittal, who was ranked 21st in the 2012...  more
  • 9

    Michael Moritz

    Investor, Venture capitalist


    BirthplaceCardiff, Wales

    Sir Michael Jonathan Moritz (born 12 September 1954) is a British venture capitalist and former journalist who was born in Wales. Moritz works for Sequoia Capital and is a philanthropist and author...  more
  • 10

    Guion Bluford

    Pilot, Astronaut


    BirthplacePhiladelphia, Pennsylvania

    Guion Stewart Bluford Jr., Ph.D. (born November 22, 1942), (Col, USAF, Ret.), is an American aerospace engineer, retired U.S. Air Force officer and fighter pilot, and former NASA astronaut, who is...  more
  • 11

    Anil Ambani



    BirthplaceMumbai, India

    Anil Dhirubhai Ambani (born 4 June 1959) is an Indian businessman. He is the chairman of Reliance Group (also known as Reliance ADA Group), which was created in July 2006 following a demerger from...  more
  • 12

    Ronald Lauder



    BirthplaceNew York City, New York, United States of America

    Ronald Steven Lauder (born February 26, 1944) is an American businessman, art collector, and political activist. He is an heir to the Estée Lauder Companies, and the president of the World Jewish...  more
  • 13

    John Sculley

    Businessperson, Entrepreneur


    BirthplaceNew York City, New York

    John Sculley III (born April 6, 1939) is an American businessman, entrepreneur and investor in high-tech startups. Sculley was vice-president (1970–1977) and president of Pepsi-Cola (1977–1983),...  more
  • 14

    Mark Pincus



    BirthplaceChicago, Illinois

    Mark Jonathan Pincus (born February 13, 1966) is an American Internet entrepreneur known as the founder of Zynga, a mobile social gaming company. Pincus also founded the startups Freeloader, Inc.,...  more
  • 15

    Brian L. Roberts



    BirthplacePhiladelphia, Pennsylvania

    Brian L. Roberts (born June 28, 1959) is an American businessman who currently serves as the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Comcast, an American company providing cable, entertainment,...  more
  • 16

    Jon Huntsman, Sr.

    Businessperson, Philanthropist


    BirthplaceBlackfoot, Idaho

    Jon Meade Huntsman Sr. (June 21, 1937 – February 2, 2018) was an American businessman and philanthropist. He was the founder and executive chairman of Huntsman Corporation, a global manufacturer and...  more
  • 17
    Frances Perkins (born Fannie Coralie Perkins; April 10, 1880 – May 14, 1965) was an American sociologist and workers-rights advocate who served as the U.S. Secretary of Labor from 1933 to 1945, the...  more

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  • 18
    Andrew L. Stern (born November 22, 1950) is the former president of the Service Employees International Union (SEIU), which had 2.2 million members. He is now President Emeritus of SEIU, which added...  more
  • 19

    Ahn Cheol-soo

    Programmer, Businessperson


    BirthplaceBusan, South Korea

    Ahn Cheol-soo (Korean: 안철수 [an tɕʰʌl.s͈u]; born 26 February 1962) is a South Korean politician, medical doctor, businessperson and software entrepreneur. A two-time former presidential election...  more
  • 20

    Leonard Goldberg

    Businessperson, Television producer


    BirthplaceNew York, United States of America

    Leonard J. Goldberg (born January 24, 1934, in New York City) is an American film and television producer. He has his own production company, Mandy Films (formerly Panda Productions). He served as...  more
  • 21
    Leonard Alan Lauder (born March 19, 1933) is an American billionaire businessman and art collector. He is the chairman emeritus of The Estée Lauder Companies Inc. He was chief executive officer until...  more
  • 22

    Michael Milken

    Businessperson, Entrepreneur


    BirthplaceEncino, California

    Michael Robert Milken (born July 4, 1946) is an American convicted felon, financier and philanthropist. He is noted for his role in the development of the market for high-yield bonds ("junk bonds"),...  more
  • 23

    Mehmet Öz

    Talk show host, Television producer


    BirthplaceCleveland, Ohio, United States of America

    Mehmet Cengiz Öz (born June 11, 1960), known professionally as Dr. Oz, is a Turkish American television personality, cardiothoracic surgeon, Columbia University professor, pseudoscience promoter, and...  more

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  • 24

    Mortimer Zuckerman

    Editor, Publisher


    BirthplaceMontreal, Canada

    Mortimer Benjamin Zuckerman (born June 4, 1937) is a Canadian-born American media proprietor, magazine editor, and investor. He is the co-founder, executive chairman and former CEO of Boston...  more
  • 25

    Ronald G. Garriques

    Ronald G. Garriques is president of Dells global consumer group. In this role, he is responsible for Dells portfolio of consumer products, including desktops, laptops, software and peripherals as...  more
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List Rules: People on this list must have gone to Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania and be of some renown.