Anne Welsh McNulty announces the five finalists for the inaugural John P. McNulty Prize.
The Mission of the John P. McNulty Prize is to celebrate extraordinary young leaders making creative, effective and lasting contributions to their communities.
Final selection of the John P. McNulty Prize will be made by an international panel comprised of prominent entrepreneurs, academics, philanthropic leaders and public figures, including Sir Richard Branson, Olara A. Otunnu, Mary Robinson, and Anne Welsh McNulty.
The $100,000 price will be awarded in November 2008. For more information go to www.mcnultyprize.org.
Anne Welsh McNulty
Anne Welsh McNulty is co-founder and managing partner of JBK Partners, with businesses including investment management and a private philanthropic foundation.
Before starting JBK Partners, Anne was a Managing Director of Goldman Sachs and served as a senior executive of the Goldman Sachs Hedge Fund Strategies Group in Princeton, New Jersey.
She serves on boards at the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, Villanova University, and is also a member of the Board of Directors of the New York University Child Study Center.
Ms. McNulty holds an MBA from the Wharton School in 1979 and served as valedictorian at Villanova University.