Andrew T. Berlin
1983 BA College of Arts & Sciences / Maxwell School (Political Science)
Berlin is Chairman and CEO of Berlin Packaging, the leading global supplier of glass, plastic, and metal containers and closures. He is also a Partner Owner of the World Champion Chicago Cubs and Chairman and Owner of the South Bend Cubs, a Minor League affiliate of the Chicago Cubs.
Berlin graduated with a political science degree from the College of Arts and Sciences and the Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs. He earned a law degree at Loyola University of Chicago, where he served as managing editor of the Law Review; attended the Executive Program at the Graduate School of Business at Stanford University; and studied military history at Boston University. He currently serves on the Boards of Directors of the American Cancer Society, Image Skincare, and Elkay Manufacturing. He also sits on the Public Safety Commission for the Village of Glencoe, IL, and is a member of Broward County (FL) Sheriff's Advisory Council.
For Syracuse University, Berlin is a member of the Maxwell School Advisory Board and the Chicago Regional Council. He has supported the Institute for National Security and Counterterrorism—a joint endeavor of the Maxwell School and the College of Law—by creating the Andrew Berlin Family National Security Research Fund in honor of Professor Emeritus David Bennett.
Berlin lives in Glencoe, Illinois, with his wife, Courtney, and their two sons, Gavin and Cole. He also has three daughters: Alexandra, Caroline and Katherine.