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CFAH Meeting - John Arnold

Event Description

A New Model for Innovation


Speaker:
John Arnold
Founder and Co-Chair
Laura and John Arnold Foundation

John Arnold is Founder and Co-Chair of the Laura and John Arnold Foundation.  LJAF's core objective is to improve the lives of individuals by strengthening our social, governmental, and economic systems.

Mr. Arnold is also Founder of Centaurus Capital LP, a family office investment fund with a specific focus on the energy industry. 

Previously, Mr. Arnold founded and was CEO of Centaurus Energy, a multi-billion dollar energy commodity hedge fund.  Prior to founding Centaurus Energy, he held various positions within Enron's Wholesale Division, including Head of Natural Gas Derivatives. In May 2012, John announced his retirement from Centaurus Energy to concentrate on philanthropic activities.

Mr. Arnold serves on the boards of Breakthrough Energy Ventures, an investor-led venture capital firm dedicated to funding transformational technologies that will reduce global greenhouse gas emissions; Civica, Inc., a nonprofit generic pharmaceutical company; and The City Fund, a nonprofit dedicated to supporting new governance models in K-12 education.  He holds a B.A. from Vanderbilt University and lives in Houston, Texas with his wife and three children.


Event Type

Society

Education Topic

 

Start Time

11/14/2018 11:30 AM

End Time

11/14/2018 1:00 PM

City

Houston

State/Province

TX

Event Country

United States

Event Region

Americas

Location Info

​The Briar Club
2603 Timmons Lane
Houston, TX 77027

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CE Credits

 

SER Credit

n/a

Currency

USD

Member Price

Free

Non-Member Price

$40

Candidate Price

$40

Registration

All Day Event

 

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