Cal Poly Welcomes Apple CFO Peter Oppenheimer in November

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SAN LUIS OBISPO – Peter Oppenheimer, Chief Financial Officer for Apple, is scheduled to speak at Cal Poly in the November installment of the Orfalea College of Business’s Distinguished Speaker Series. Oppenheimer’s lecture will take place on November 10, 2011 in the Performing Arts Center Pavilion from 1:10 to 2:00 p.m. The Distinguished Speaker Series is open to students, faculty, and staff from all majors, and to members of the community. This is a free event, but there is a $5 fee to park on campus for those who do not already have a permit.

A Cal Poly alumnus, Oppenheimer earned his degree in agricultural business in 1985.  He started working at Apple in 1996, and is currently the acting CFO and Senior Vice President of Apple; he also serves on the executive committee. Oppenheimer maintains his ties to his alma mater as a member of the Cal Poly Foundation board.

The Orfalea College of Business Distinguished Speaker Series seeks to enhance the educational experience of business students and the Cal Poly community while showcasing programs, faculty and students to the California business community.


Peter Oppenheimer, Orfalea College of Business Distinguished Speaker Series, Nov. 2011

After the event, Peter Oppenheimer met with a small group of Orfalea College students.