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Friday, September 18, 2020

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

TOPIC: Mexico at the Crossroads

Meet our September Guest Speaker
Benjamin E. Beckhart


Greetings Harvard Alumni and Friends,

Please join us next week on Friday, September 18th at the HBS/Harvard Virtual September Lunch Club. We are happy to announce our guest speaker, HBS Club member, Ben Beckhart. Ben is on the ground in San Miguel de Allende. He has a keen understanding of the issues facing Mexico and he will be sharing his viewpoint at our September HBS/Harvard Lunch Club. To learn more about Ben, scroll down the page for his bio.

/Harvard 'Lunch Club' is an informal virtual lunch gathering via Zoom, and it is an opportunity to talk, network and exchange ideas in a relaxed, virtual atmosphere. There is no need to RSVP for the HBS/Harvard Luncheons - Just jot down the luncheon date, have your cold beverage and sandwich nearby, and call into the Zoom lunch meeting on the 18th.  Below are the Zoom Meeting details:


Topic: HBS/Harvard Club of San Antonio - Virtual Lunch
Time:   Friday, September 18, 2020 at 12:00 PM Central Time (US and Canada)

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Meeting ID: 974 1585 5682

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If you have any questions, please contact Mark Fischer, VP Programming, Harvard Club of San Antonio, at 267-250-6000 or


Hope to see you at the virtual luncheon next week.

Ed Tijerina

arvard Club of San Antonio





About Benjamin E. Beckhart

Benjamin Beckhart ("Ben") was born in Mexico City to an American dad and Mexican mom. He grew up in Mexico and Latin America, earned his college and masters' degrees in the U.S. to later work internationally. Ben is a bi-cultural leader, international business builder, entrepreneur, mentor, and author-speaker. He is passionate about liberating the human spirit, helping businesses grow in the face of adversity and speeding the message of "Character Leadership."

Ben has 25+ years of senior corporate leadership experience. He was the CEO and President of several consumer goods companies building or carving out their market presence in the U.S., Mexico, and Venezuela.

Ben is active in several NGO's and on the Board of privately held firms. He has been engaged with Endeavor for more than 13 years earning the "Mentor of the Year" award. Ben holds a B.S. in Economics from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania and an MBA from Harvard Business School. He and his wife of 34 years have three children.