Carving Our Own Paths: Success in Entrepreneurship

Featuring:

Kamil Ali-Jackson '81, Chief Legal Officer, Chief Compliance Officer and Corporate Secretary, Aclaris Therapeutics
John W. Rogers Jr. '80, Chairman, Co-CEO and CIO, Ariel Investments

Moderated by Kevin C. Dowdell '83, Managing Director, Dalya Partners and Founder, Fountain Tennis and Wellness, LLC

Ali-Jackson and Rogers discussed connecting with people - especially during their time at Princeton, taking risks in entrepreneurship, career paths, creating generational wealth, giving people career opportunities, and asking for what you want, because no one will just give it to you.

Quotable:

Kamil Ali-Jackson '81 speaks at Thrive

Kamil Ali-Jackson '81 speaks during the keynote discussion at the Thrive conference. (Photo by Wright Seneres)

"Let them underestimate you...it's what you do that matters." - Kamil Ali-Jackson '81

John W. Rogers Jr. '80 speaks at Thrive

John W. Rogers Jr. '80 speaks during the keynote discussion at the Thrive conference. (Photo by Wright Seneres)

"It's up to us for fight for us." - John W. Rogers Jr. '80

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