Associates Breakfast With Ron Baron, Founder, Baron Capital

February 13, 2013

New York


Ron Baron, CEO, chief investment officer, portfolio manager, and trustee of Baron Capital, is the featured speaker at this event for Milken Institute Associates.

Baron will share his insight and views of the markets. Richard Ditizio, the Milken Institute's executive director of business and program development, will lead what promises to be a highly insightful event.

Ron Baron founded Baron Capital in 1982 and has 43 years of research experience. From 1970 to 1982, Baron worked for several brokerage firms as an institutional securities analyst, and from 1966 to 1969, he was a patent examiner at the U.S. Patent Office while attending George Washington University Law School. After graduating from Bucknell University with a B.A. in chemistry in 1965, he was a teaching fellow in biochemistry at Georgetown University.

Richard Ditizio is executive director of business and program development at the Milken Institute. A 25-year veteran of the banking industry, Ditizio most recently served as CEO of Citi Private Bank, an 1,100-employee unit of Citigroup. Previously he ran the bank's North American UHNW practice, counseling clients on issues including business succession, philanthropy and raising children amid affluence. His work with UHNW families has been profiled in the Wall Street Journal, Financial Times, Lifestyles, CNBC and Reuters, and he has been the featured speaker at engagements for the Jewish Funders Network, Tiger 21 and others. A recipient of the NSFRE Corporate Executive award, Ditizio is involved with numerous nonprofit boards and charitable organizations.

For more information about the Milken Institute Associates or this event, please contact Sarah Sandler at or (310) 570-4613.