HBSCT & HBS/Harvard Clubs in conversation with Dr. Mathew Knowles, music industry executive, entrepreneur, educator and former producer of Destiny’s Child, Beyoncé and Solange. Boris Tsimerinov, HBSCT President, will speak with Dr. Knowles.

For those of you interested and able to stay awake (this is a 2am start AEST!! ) this might be worth a listen.  A business, motivational, and inspirational discussion all rolled into one, this conversation with Dr. Mathew Knowles, will share insights from his life.


During his long career, Dr. Knowles has encountered individuals who have motivated, inspired, and contributed to his success. His goal is to share illustrative, true-life experiences and factors he’s encountered for success.


As a self-made entrepreneurial success story who came from a small town and became the top salesperson at Xerox Medical System, sold successful businesses he created, and became one of the world’s music industry executives. We will explore and learn from his journey.


You may find out more about Dr. Knowles and his activities here.


Author, professor, lecturer, motivational speaker, music executive, artist manager, entrepreneur, fighter and cancer survivor would be the words used to sum up the life and career of Mathew Knowles.

He currently holds a professorship at Pepperdine University, London College of Creative Media, Point Blank Music School and is the Dean of the Black Music Industry Certification Program, at the distinguished National Museum of African American Music.


Knowles’ passion simply said, is to educate and motivate in the areas of Health & Wellness, Entrepreneurship and Music Business.


As a pioneer for Black success in the corporate world, Knowles corporate career includes sales and marketing at Xerox Medical Systems, Phillips Medical System and Johnson & Johnson. In music having sold over 450 million records worldwide, he has architected the careers of Destiny’s Child, LeAndrea Johnson, Beyonce’ and Solange, just to name a few, and has worked with legends such as Chaka Khan, O’Jays, Earth, Wind & Fire, and many others.