Art Samberg is a leader in the finance and investment sectors. In 2009, Art Samberg opened his family office, Hawkes Financial, LLC, a New York-based entity that manages family funds. Art J. Samberg earned his MBA from Columbia Business School (CBS) in 1967. In 2006, Arthur Samberg donated $25 million to his alma mater. The Arthur J. Samberg Institute at CBS is named in his honor. More recently, in 2013, Arthur J. Samberg, a member of CBS’s Board of Overseers, generously pledged $25 million to CBS School toward the construction of the school’s innovative new Manhattanville campus.
Thanks to generous financial contributions from alumni, CBS continues to provide academic programs that go above and beyond what is offered at other learning institutions. For example, the executive MBA program at CBS gives working students the opportunity to obtain an MBA while holding down jobs outside of the classroom.
CBS employs over 150 full-time faculty members that hail from diverse industries. In addition to teaching courses, these faculty members conduct research that helps CBS stay at the forefront of experience and knowledge in all areas of business. More than 100 adjunct professors who hold positions in leading industries teach courses at CBS, offering students the opportunity to learn from individuals who are working in the field.