Anthony St. George, Ph.D.

Assistant Dean, International & Corporate Partnerships

st_george@berkeley.edu | voice: (510) 642-9769


Anthony St. George is the Assistant Dean for International and Corporate Partnerships in the College of Engineering at UC Berkeley. In this capacity, he is responsible for the establishment and operation of seven-figure plus business initiatives as well as the funding and coordination of multi-disciplinary research and educational programs. These programs, run through the dado and Maria Banatao GLOBE Center, include open enrollment and custom executive education, as well as international visiting scholar and student programs and large-scale international research research collaborations. In November 2005 Anthony came to Berkeley from MIT where he served as Assistant Dean for Development and Communications in the School of Engineering. Prior to this, Anthony was an Associate Director in MIT’s Office of Corporate Relations where he lead a team of officers to develop and foster research relationships between MIT and ITC and financial services corporations in the US and Asia, also personally managing a portfolio of corporations in Taiwan, Korea, and Thailand. Before coming to MIT, Anthony worked at the Harvard Business School as a research associate developing international case studies on global corporations in Asia, the US, and Europe. Anthony also lectures and leads programs on international business and marketing strategy. Anthony received his Ph.D. from Harvard University in East Asian Languages and Civilizations.

 

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Keith Gatto, Ph.D.

Director, Academic Affairs & Executive Education

kgatto@berkeley.edu | voice: (510) 644-4464


Keith Gatto has held academic management and leadership positions at the University of California, Berkeley, for the past decade and currently serves as the director of academic affairs for executive and professional programs in the College of Engineering. The recipient of a PhD in organizational leadership from the Chicago School of Professional Psychology as well as a Master of Education in psychology from Cambridge College and a Bachelor of Science in business administration and marketing from Villanova University, he has taught courses and presented executive education lectures on leadership and team building, the psychology of leadership, technology leadership, business ethics, human relations in the workplace, and the psychology of success. In addition, he has conducted research focused on the impact of positive psychology on innovative work behavior. Before pursuing a career in higher education management and teaching, he was employed in account management, corporate training and marketing communications roles in the financial services industry for such companies as Vanguard, CIGNA, and MFS Investment Management. He also served on the boards of the Greater Boston Business Council and the Certified Financial Planning Board of Standards.

 

Pierre Joubert, MEng.

Director of Business Development

pierrejoubert@berkeley.edu | voice: (510) 644-7045


Pierre Joubert has extensive experience in engineering and business development. He held executive positions at multi-national corporations including HP, CSC, SGI and VeriSign, as well as at startups such as BitTorrent, Arcot and BruteSoft. He is an expert in global business development and successfully managed international channel and partner alliances in the USA, Asia Pacific, Africa and Latin America. He created, built and transformed strategic partnerships that included both internal and external cross-functional teams consisting of sales, marketing, business and product development. Pierre developed partner roadmaps with companies such as Dell, Cisco, Oracle, Intel, Proofpoint, Trend Micro, Huawei and CTC in Japan. He has a unique combination of business and technical knowledge relating to information technology, cloud computing, and the telecommunications industry. Prior to entering industry, he was also a senior lecturer at the Graduate School of Business at the University of Stellenbosch specializing in technology and production management. Pierre received his Master Degree in Engineering from the University of Pretoria, which was awarded as the Best Master Thesis by the Society for the Advancement for Science. He also holds post-graduate degrees in Business Management and Journalism. Pierre continues his interest in journalism as an avid photographer.

 

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Ariane Wolfe

Program Manager & Inside Sales, Executive and Professional Education

awolfe@berkeley.edu | voice: (510) 644-7741


Ariane Wolfe has spent the past four years working in the UC Berkeley College of Engineering Dean’s Office and came on board in November as a Project Manager for the Executive & Professional Education program. She is responsible for writing marketing copy, building and maintaining the program’s web presence, processing course enrollment, handling program logistics and interfacing with external and internal clients. Previously employed in the private sector, Ariane spent many years in program, project and business management, corporate training, operations and office administration as well as supervisory and support roles. She has extensive experience working closely with C-suite executives, senior management, independent consultants and entrepreneurs in the Bay Area tech sector as well as in geo-mechanics, finance, education and the entertainment industry and created, launched, and ran a small educational non-profit. Ms. Wolfe holds an M.S. and a B.S. in Business Administration from Trinity College and University and an A.S. in Behavioral Science from the College of Marin.