Patti Ippoliti, Ph.D.

President, PI Associates, LLC | Lecturer and Lead Faculty, Columbia University

Dr. Patti Ippoliti is an accomplished business executive, senior consultant, leadership coach, and graduate business professor with significant global and domestic experience in business transformation, leadership coaching and development, and human capital. She consults with organizations on business transformation, leadership readiness, the multi-generational workforce, diversity, equity, and inclusion. She has extensive corporate and consulting experience in successfully transitioning companies through growth, turnaround, and M&A situations.

Dr. Patti has had senior-level responsibility in human resources, corporate strategy, and operations. She has held the top H.R. executive positions at Reebok, Elizabeth Arden, Live Nation/Ticketmaster, and other companies. She has been SVP and National Practice Leader for Aon Consulting’s Human Capital Practice.

Dr. Patti teaches graduate business courses in leadership and organizational behavior and has published articles on the future of work, business transformation, leadership, human capital, and multigenerational talent. She has a B.S. in Accounting/Finance, Cum Laude, from Villanova University; and an MBA and Ph.D. from Temple University’s Fox School of Business.

Dr. Patti has been a speaker at several conferences and events, including Sempra Energy’s Diversity & Inclusion Summit, Yale University’s Symposium on Equity in the Job Search, DTCC, Columbia University Chinese Students and Scholars Association, NJ Hospital Association, Rutgers Women in Business, Consumer Healthcare Products Association Annual Conference, College and University Professional Association, NJ Women in Technology Leadership, National Investor Relations Institute, PSEG, Unilever, NJ Bankers Women in Business, Am Cham Singapore, Sandoz, Wells Fargo, NJ Conference for Women, and the SEI Executive Conference.