Brian Jennings joined the faculty of the College of Business as Associate Dean of Executive Education in September 2010. In this role, Jennings has overall responsibility for the College’s two executive MBA programs (the Executive MBA in Management of Technology and the Global Executive MBA), as well as a portfolio of non-degree custom and open enrollment offerings.
Prior to his appointment at Georgia Tech, he held dual roles at the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania – as Senior Director at the Aresty Institute of Executive Education and as Managing Director of Mack Center of Technological Innovation. His responsibilities at Wharton included developing deep academic partnerships with global Fortune-class companies in the manufacturing, energy and technology industries and aligning the School’s thought leadership and research interests to clients’ needs.
Before moving to academia, Jennings had an extensive career in the technology consulting industry, spending 18 years in client-facing and business development roles at global firms such as Accenture, PricewaterhouseCoopers and IBM.
Jennings earned his Masters in Business Administration from Villanova University with a concentration in Finance. He holds a BS in Accounting from the University of Kentucky and is a Certified Public Accountant in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.