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Doug Braunstein, B.S. ILR '83

2009 Alpern Award Recipient

Doug Braunstein, BS ILR '83Doug Braunstein is the Head of JPMorgan's Investment Banking division, having served previously as Head of Investment Banking Coverage since 2002. He is currently a member of JPMorgan’s Executive Committee and the Investment Bank Management Committee.

As a strategic advisor, Mr. Braunstein has worked on numerous transactions with aggregate transaction value in excess of $750 billion. In addition to his advisory work for clients of the firm, he also led the advisory team for JPMorgan Chase's merger with Bank One and the recent acquisition of Bear Stearns.

Mr. Braunstein received his J.D. from Harvard Law School in 1986. Mr. Braunstein is currently a Board Member of the YMCA of Greater New York, the Dalton School, and the JPMorgan Chase Foundation.

Doug has been a leader to ILR as a member of the Dean's Advisory Council for the past five years. He has assisted ILR within the context of the University's Far Above...Campaign as a member of the University's Major Gifts Committee. He recently completed a four year term on the University Council. Informally, his commitment and dedication to ILR are greater. Always generous with his time and energy, he has provided guidance that helped shape our fund raising efforts. He was a featured presenter in the Workplace Colloquium Series last year, and has been described as an undergraduate who left a clear and positive impression. His road from ILR to Harvard and beyond has been one of impressive successes.

- Doug Braunstein, B.S. ILR '83