- Day One: Innovation Frameworks and the Strategic Rationale for Innovation
- Day Two: Lean Startup
- Day Three: Using Lean Startup to Make Rapid Progress on Important Projects
Phil Swisher is the Founder & CEO of Trevian Wealth Management, a wealth management firm that focuses on optimizing the personal finances of entrepreneurs and entrepreneurial corporate executives. He also currently advises the Governor of Massachusetts on innovation, is a mentor for the Techstars start-up accelerator in Boston, and teaches an executive education class on innovation and strategy at Harvard University.
Phil Swisher has worked for two billionaire families, has been an investment banker and investor at Goldman Sachs, and has worked directly for the owners of Brown Brothers Harriman.
As an entrepreneur, Phil has led a start-up in the recycling and trash management industry, founded and led a team inside a global bank that built innovative technology products for large bank and asset manager clients, and was part of a start-up that acquired control of a publicly-traded commercial bank.
At Goldman Sachs, Phil helped financial institutions raise billions of dollars of capital, and was also part of teams that invested billions of the firm’s capital in financial institutions and in a portfolio of power plants.
Phil has a BA in economics from Williams College and an MBA from the Harvard Business School. He was born in London and German is his first language. He and his French wife live in Weston, MA with their daughter and son.
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