A Conversation with Anthony Scaramucci, Former White House Communications Director
November 09, 2017


Anthony ScaramucciJoin the World Affairs Council of Philadelphia for a conversation with Mr. Anthony Scaramucci.

Anthony Scaramucci is the Founder and former Co-Managing Partner of SkyBridge Capital. He is the author of three books: The Little Book of Hedge Funds, Goodbye Gordon Gekko, and Hopping Over the Rabbit Hole, a 2016 Wall Street Journal best- seller. Prior to founding SkyBridge in 2005, Scaramucci co-founded investment partnership Oscar Capital Management, which was sold to Neuberger Berman, LLC in 2001. Earlier, he was a vice president in Private Wealth Management at Goldman Sachs & Co. In 2016, Scaramucci was ranked #85 in Worth Magazine's Power 100: The 100 Most Powerful People in Global Finance. In 2011, he received Ernst & Young's "Entrepreneur of the Year - New York" Award in the Financial Services category. Anthony is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations (CFR), vice chair of the Kennedy Center Corporate Fund Board, a board member of both The Brain Tumor Foundation and Business Executives for National Security (BENS), and a Trustee of the United States Olympic & Paralympic Foundation. He was a member of the New York City Financial Services Advisory Committee from 2007 to 2012. In November 2016, he was named to President-Elect Trump's 16-person Presidential Transition Team Executive Committee. In June 2017, he was named the Chief Strategy Officer of the EXIM Bank. He served as the White House Communications Director for a period in July 2017. Scaramucci, a native of Long Island, New York, holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics from Tufts University and a Juris Doctor from Harvard Law School.


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Thursday, November 9, 2017 - Luncheon

Loews Philadelphia Hotel
Commonwealth Ballroom
1200 Market Street
Philadelphia, PA 19107

11:30 a.m. Registration opens
12 p.m. Lunch is served (for those ticket holders)
12:30 p.m. Program
1:30 p.m. Conclusion


Members of the World Affairs Council
• Program only: $35
• Program and Lunch: $50

General Public
• Program only: $50
• Program and Lunch: $65

Young Friends Members and Students (with full-time valid school ID)
• Program only: $10
• Program and Lunch: $45

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