Dana Ardi

Founder, Corporate Anthropology Advisors and author of THE FALL OF THE ALPHAS

Dana Ardi, Ph.D. is the founder of Corporate Anthropology Advisors and the author of THE FALL OF THE ALPHAS: The New Beta Way to Connect, Collaborate, Influence – And Lead. Visit

Dr. Ardi has served as a Partner/Managing Director at CCMP Capital and JPMorgan Partners, and was a Partner at Flatiron Partners. Earlier in her career, she was an operating executive at R. R. Donnelly & Sons and at McGraw-Hill. She also has a background managing and leading executive search firms.

Dr. Ardi has a bachelor’s degree from the State University of New York at Buffalo and a masters degree and doctorate in education from Boston College.