Distinguished Lecture Series

Fireside Chat with Martin Chavez led by Chris Larsen - October 31, 2023

On Tuesday, October 31, 2023, the Lam Family College of Business hosted our Inaugural Lam-Larsen Distinguished Lecture Series event, featuring a Fireside Chat with Martin Chavez, Vice Chairman of Sixth Street (a leading global investment firm), led by Chris Larsen (B.S., '84), Co-Founder and Executive Chairman of Ripple, Inc. Discussion topics included Mr. Chavez's personal and educational journey, his advice for students, and trends in the investment landscape. San Francisco State University President Lynn Mahoney, Ph.D., and LFCoB Dean Eugene Sivadas, Ph.D., delivered welcome and opening remarks. The event was held at the Seven Hills Conference Center, 800 Font Blvd., located on the San Francisco State University campus in San Francisco.