Hansjörg Wyss Adds A Second $125 Million Gift to Harvard

The Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering at Harvard University announced today that Hansjörg Wyss, the entrepreneur and philanthropist who enabled the institute’s creation in 2009 with a $125 million gift, has donated a second $125 million gift to the University to further advance the institute’s pioneering work. “Mr. Wyss is extraordinarily generous, and we […]

Ronald Perelman Pledges $100 Million to Columbia Business School

According to news sources, Ronald O. Perelman, chairman and chief executive officer of MacAndrews & Forbes Holdings Inc., a diversified holding company that includes Revlon, Inc., Panavision Inc., AM General, Harland Clarke, and others, has pledged $100 million to Columbia Business School for the Ronald O. Perelman Center for Business Innovation. The Perelman Center will be […]