TRUSTEES & OFFICERS

TRUSTEES & OFFICERS

Our Trustees and Officers guide the Club’s direction and membership. They are experienced and recognized in the business, economic, and academic realms.

Officers

Chairman

Marie-Josée Kravis Senior Fellow
Hudson Institute Inc.
Marie-Josée Kravis Senior Fellow, Hudson Institute Inc.

Marie-Josée Kravis is a well-known and respected economist and philanthropist from Montreal, Quebec. She is the President of the Museum of Modern Art and serves on the international advisory board of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York.

Ms. Kravis is also involved in a number of corporate boards, such as Ford Motor, Viviendi Universal, LVMH, the Qatar Museum Authority and Sloan Kettering. She is senior fellow at the Hudson Institute, where she has been involved for nearly forty years, participating in economic studies in countries around the world. She is a former member of the Bilateral Dispute Settlement Board and Quebec's Committee of Financial Institution.

She and her husband, Henry Kravis, have also contributed significantly to the Robin Hood Foundation, the New York City Ballet, the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the Lincoln Center for Performing Arts, the Metropolitan Opera, the Hermitage Collection at Somerset House, and others.

Vice Chair

Peter Blair Henry W.R. Berkley Professor of Economics and Finance and Dean Emeritus,
New York University Stern School of Business
Peter Blair Henry W.R. Berkley Professor of Economics and Finance and Dean Emeritus,
New York University Stern School of Business

Peter Blair Henry is the W.R. Berkley Professor of Economics and Finance, Dean Emeritus of New York University Stern School of Business, and a former Professor of International Economics at Stanford University and the author of TURNAROUND: Third World Lessons for First World Growth (2013).

In 2008, Mr. Henry led Barack Obama's Presidential Transition Team's review of international lending agencies such as the IMF and World Bank. He is member of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York's Economic Advisory Panel, a member of the board of the National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER), the Council on Foreign Relations, Citi, and General Electric.

In 2015, Mr. Henry was awarded the Foreign Policy Association Medal, the highest honor bestowed by the organization.

Vice Chair

Glenn Hutchins Co-Founder
Silver Lake
Glenn Hutchins Co-Founder Silver Lake

Glenn Hutchins is Chairman of North Island and a co-founder of Silver Lake. He is a director of AT&T; a director of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York; vice chairman of both the Brookings Institution and the Economic Club of New York; a board member of the Obama Foundation and a member of the Executive Committee of the New York Presbyterian Hospital. He is part owner and member of the Executive Committee of the Boston Celtics basketball team. Mr. Hutchins is a co-chairman of Harvard University's capital campaign. He is also a board member of the Center for American Progress as well as a Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. Previously, Mr. Hutchins served President Clinton in both the transition and the White House as a special advisor on economic and health-care policy. He was also previously chairman of the board of SunGard Data Systems, Inc. and Instinet, Inc. and a director of Nasdaq, Inc.

Mr. Hutchins and his wife, Debbie, founded the Hutchins Family Foundation which, among other projects, has created the Hutchins Center for African & African American Research at Harvard University, which is chaired by Mr. Hutchins; the Hutchins Center on Fiscal and Monetary Policy at The Brookings Institution; and the Chronic Fatigue Initiative, which conducts basic research into the cause of chronic fatigue syndrome.

Mr. Hutchins has published essays on economic and public policy in the Wall Street Journal, New York Times, Washington Post, Financial Times, Fortune, Foreign Affairs and New Republic. Mr. Hutchins holds an A.B. from Harvard College, an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School, and a J.D. from Harvard Law School.

Vice Chair

Michael O'Neill Chairman
Citigroup, Inc.
Michael O'Neill Chairman
Citigroup, Inc.

Michael O'Neill is Chairman of Citigroup. Previously, he served as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of the Bank of Hawaii, Vice Chairman and Chief Financial Officer at Bank of America, and Chief Financial Officer of Continental Bank. Additionally, Mr. O'Neill has served as the 12th District representative of the Federal Reserve Advisory Council, as a Member of Economic Advisory Council at Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco, and as a lieutenant in the Marine Corp.

Mr. O'Neill serves on the Board of Directors at Darden School Foundation, Hawaii Pacific University, Honolulu Academy of Arts, The National World War II Museum, Inc. and USO of Metropolitan New York.

Secretary

Ed Cox Retired Partner
Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP.
Ed Cox Retired Partner
Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP.

Ed Cox is Chairman of the New York Republican State Committee. Previously, he was senior partner, Chairman of Corporate Development, and member of the Management Committee at Patterson, Belknap, Webb, & Tyler LLP. Mr. Cox has served under three presidents, including advising on international relations for President Richard Nixon and President George H. W. Bush and as general counsel of a major energy agency for President Ronald Reagan.

He has worked extensively in New York's state government aiding in issues ranging from the state's universities and community colleges to the merit selection of judges to New York's highest court. Mr. Cox is director of a New York Stock Exchange independent oil and gas company, Chairman of the New York League of Conservation Voters Education Fund, and member of the Executive Committee of the National Stroke Association.

Treasurer

Rachel S. Moore President and Chief Executive Officer
The Music Center, LA
Rachel S. Moore President and Chief Executive Officer
The Music Center, LA

Rachel S. Moore is president and CEO of The Music Center, which manages The Music Center campus and Grand Park on behalf of the County of Los Angeles. In addition, she guides The Music Center's multi-faceted arts education initiatives, which reach children and youth all over Southern California.

Ms. Moore currently serves on the board of the LA 2024 Olympic Games Bid Committee. She is a member of the Advisory Board for the Dizzy Feet Foundation, on the Board of Advisors of Project STEP, and a member of the Child Performer Advisory Board for the New York State Department of Labor. She is the author of The Artist's Compass: The Complete Guide to Building a Life and a Living in the Performing Arts (2016).

Ms. Moore served as adjunct faculty in Columbia University's Arts Administration program, specializing in nonprofit finance, in the dance department of Emerson College, and as an instructor of non-profit finance in Boston University's Graduate Program in the Arts.

President

Barbara M. Van Allen President
Economic Club of New York
Barbara M. Van Allen President,
Economic Club of New York

Barbara M. Van Allen is president of the Economic Club of New York, the nation's foremost nonprofit and nonpartisan speaking forum for social, political, and economic issues. She represents the organization at the highest levels of domestic and international government, business and finance and, together with her Board, regularly serves as host to heads of state, central bankers, Supreme Court justices, secretaries general of the United Nations, international business leaders as well as key cabinet members, military leaders, ambassadors, members of Congress, and innovators across all sectors.

Previously, Ms. Van Allen was president and founder of Van Allen Associates, a strategic communications consulting firm specializing in stakeholder outreach and government affairs for senior leadership in industries highly impacted by regulation such as finance and health care.

She has served in senior leadership roles in the trade association, corporate, and government sectors including ITT Corporation, Cushman & Wakefield, and on Capitol Hill as a legislative adviser to several members of Congress. Ms. Van Allen serves on the Governing Board of the Bishop John T. Walker School for Boys and is a member of the YWCA Academy of Women Achievers.

Trustees

Frank Brosens Principal & Founder
Taconic Capital Advisors, LP
Frank Brosens Principal & Founder
Taconic Capital Advisors, LP

Frank Brosens is a cofounder of Taconic, where he focuses on management and risk control. During his 15 years at Goldman Sachs, where he served as general partner, he worked in the areas of risk arbitrage, equity derivatives, stock options, Japanese warrants, and energy trading.

Mr. Brosens is a member of the Board of Directors for the Peterson Institute for International Economics and a member of the Council on Foreign Relations. Previously, he has served as Chairman of the Board of the Northern Westchester Hospital and as a member of the Board of Directors at PRINCO, the Princeton University Investment Company.

Dr. Joyce F. Brown President
Fashion Institute of Technology
Taconic Capital Advisors, LP
Dr. Joyce F. Brown President
Fashion Institute of Technology

Dr. Joyce F. Brown is President of the Fashion Institute of Technology. She is an educator and academic administrator with over 40 years experience in public higher education. Prior to FIT, she held numerous senior posts at the City University of New York, including acting president of Baruch College and vice chancellor of the university. She also served as a New York City deputy mayor during the Dinkins administration.

Additionally, Dr. Brown serves as a director of the Ralph Lauren Corporation. She earned her Ph.D. and M.A. in counseling psychology from NYU and her Bachelor of Arts from Marymount College and a certificate from the Harvard Institute for Educational Management.

Terrence J. Checki Former Executive Vice President
Federal Reserve Bank of New York
Terrence J. Checki Former Executive Vice President
Federal Reserve Bank of New York

Terrence J. Checki is the former executive vice president and head of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York's Emerging Markets and International Affairs Group, where he served as a member of the Bank's Management Committee.

Mr. Checki worked as the Bank's chief international troubleshooter and is known for his contributions to the management and resolution of domestic and international economic and financial challenges, including external debt problems faced by many developing nations and their creditors. Mr. Checki has served in a number of key posts in the corporate sector, bank supervision, in foreign and international affairs and in the Office of the President. Prior to being named executive vice president, he served as advisor to the president of the Bank on financial developments in emerging markets.

Mr. Checki is also a member of the Council on Foreign Relations, the National Committee on U.S.-China Relations, the boards of directors of the Foreign Policy Association, the Council of the Americas, and the National Advisory Board of the Institute for Policy Studies at Johns Hopkins University.

Dave Cote Chairman & CEO, Retired
Honeywell International Inc.
Dave Cote Chairman & CEO
Honeywell International Inc.

Dave Cote is Chairman and CEO of Honeywell, a $40 billion technology and manufacturing leader. During Cote's fourteen years of leadership, the company has delivered strong growth in sales, earnings per share, and segment profit.

Mr. Cote currently serves as a Class B director to the Federal Reserve Bank of New York and has served on various committees, including the National Commission on Fiscal Responsibility and Reform.

Mr. Cote has received numerous accolades including the Horatio Alger Award and CEO of the Year by Chief Executive. He has been named as a Top CEO by Barron's for four consecutive years.

Tom Farley Chief Executive Officer, Far Point Acquisition Corporation
Tom Farley Chief Executive Officer, Far Point Acquisition Corporation

Thomas Farley is currently the Chief Executive Officer of Far Point Acquisition Corporation.

Tom Farley previously was President of the NYSE Group which includes the New York Stock Exchange and a diverse range of equity and equity options exchanges, all wholly owned subsidiaries of Intercontinental Exchange, Inc.

Previous to joining ICE, Farley was President of SunGard Kiodex, a risk management technology provider to the derivatives markets. Before becoming President of SunGard Kiodex, Farley served as the business unit's Chief Financial Officer and Chief Operating Officer. Farley has also held various positions in investment banking at Montgomery Securities and in private equity at Gryphon Investors.

Farley holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science from Georgetown University and is a Chartered Financial Analyst.

Martin Feldstein Professor of Economics
Harvard University
Martin Feldstein Professor of Economics
Harvard University

Martin Feldstein is the George F. Baker Professor of Economics at Harvard University and President Emeritus of the National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER). He served two terms as President and CEO of the NBER and continues as a Research Associate.

Dr. Feldstein is a member of the American Philosophical Society, a Corresponding Fellow of the British Academy, a Fellow of the Econometric Society and a Fellow of the National Association of Business Economists. He is a Trustee of the Council on Foreign Relations and a member of the Trilateral Commission, the Group of 30, the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, and the Council of Academic Advisors of the American Enterprise Institute. He is the author of more than 300 research articles in economics.

Dr. Feldstein has been a director of several public corporations, an economic adviser to several businesses and government organizations in the U.S. and abroad and is a regular contributor to the Wall Street Journal and other publications.

Dr. Jacob A. Frenkel Chairman
JPMorgan Chase International
Dr. Jacob A. Frenkel Chairman
JPMorgan Chase International

Dr. Jacob A. Frenkel is Chairman of JPMorgan Chase International and a member of the J.P. Morgan International Council. He serves as Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Group of Thirty (G-30), a private, nonprofit, Consultative Group on International Economic and Monetary Affairs.

Previously, Dr. Frenkel has served as Vice Chairman of AIG, Inc., Chairman of Merrill Lynch International, and Chairman of Merrill Lynch's Sovereign Advisory and Global Financial Institutions Groups. He also served two terms as the Governor of the Bank of Israel.

He is a board member of several economic groups, corporations, and international organizations, including the National Bureau of Economic Research, the Japan Society, the Peterson Institute for International Economics, the Competitive Markets Advisory Council (CMAC) of the CME Group, the International Advisory Council of China Development Bank, Loews Corporation, and serves as Chairman of the Board of Governors of Tel Aviv University.

Mark T. Gallogly Managing Principal
Centerbridge Partners
Mark T. Gallogly Managing Principal
Centerbridge Partners

Mark T. Gallogly is Cofounder and Managing Principal of Centerbridge Partners, an investment firm focused on private equity and credit investing. Prior to founding Centerbridge, Mr. Gallogly was with the Blackstone Group where he was most recently a Senior Managing Director, the head of private equity and a member of the firm's management and investment committees.

Throughout his career in investing and finance, Mr. Gallogly has served on President Obama's Council on Jobs and Competitiveness and the President's Economic Recovery Advisory Board. He currently serves on the Board of Trustees of Columbia University, the Columbia Business School Board of Overseers, the Board of Trustees of ROADS Charter High Schools and on the Advisory Council of the Hamilton Project, an economic policy group at the Brookings Institution. He is a partner of the Partnership for New York City and member of the Council on Foreign Relations.

Deanna M. Mulligan President & Chief Executive Officer
The Guardian Life Insurance
Company of America
Deanna M. Mulligan President & Chief Executive Officer
The Guardian Life Insurance
Company of America

Deanna M. Mulligan is President and Chief Executive Officer of The Guardian Life Insurance Company of America and serves as a member of Guardian's Board of Directors. Active across the industry and in the community, Ms. Mulligan is also a Board member of the American Council of Life Insurers, the Partnership for New York City, the Committee Encouraging Corporate Philanthropy, and the Bruce Museum in Greenwich, CT.

Ms. Mulligan served on the President's Advisory Council on Financial Capability for Young Americans from 2014 to 2015, and was Chair of the Board of the ACLI from 2015 to 2016. She is a member of the Stanford Graduate School of Business Advisory Council, and served as Director on the Board of Arch Capital, a Bermuda-based re-insurer. In 2013, Fortune named her one of the "50 Most Powerful Women in Business" and, in 2015, Crain's New York Business recognized her as one of "The 50 Most Powerful Women in New York" for the third time since 2010.

Indra Nooyi Chair & CEO
PepsiCo
Indra Nooyi Chair & CEO
PepsiCo

Indra K. Nooyi is Chairman and CEO of PepsiCo. She has directed the company's global strategy and led its restructuring, including the acquisition of Tropicana and the merger with Quaker Oats that brought the vital Quaker and Gatorade businesses to PepsiCo, and the acquisition of Wimm-Bill-Dann, the largest international acquisition in PepsiCo's history.

In addition to being a member of the PepsiCo Board of Directors, Mrs. Nooyi serves as a member of the boards of the U.S.-India Business Council, The Consumer Goods Forum, Catalyst, Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts and Tsinghua University. She is also a member of the Foundation Board of the World Economic Forum, the American Academy of Arts & Sciences and was appointed to the U.S.-India CEO Forum by the Obama Administration.

John Paulson President
Paulson & Co., Inc.
John Paulson President
Paulson & Co., Inc.

John Paulson is the President and Portfolio Manager of Paulson & Co, an SEC-registered investment management company specializing in global merger, event arbitrage, and credit strategies with approximately $10 billion of assets under management. Previously, he was a general partner of Gruss Partners and a managing director in mergers and acquisitions at Bear Stearns.

Mr. Paulson also serves on the Boards of the Central Park Conservancy, the Council on Foreign Relations, the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York University, the Partnership for New York City and the Advisory Board of the Harvard Business School.

Charles Phillips Chief Executive Officer
Infor Inc.
Charles Phillips Chief Executive Officer
Infor Inc.

Charles Phillips is Chief Executive Officer of Infor, the world's third-largest provider of business applications and services with more than 70,000 customers in nearly 200 countries.

Prior to Infor, Mr. Phillips was President of Oracle Corporation and a member of the Board of Directors. During his tenure, the company tripled in size and successfully acquired 70 companies. Prior to Oracle, he was a Managing Director in the Technology Group at Morgan Stanley, where he was an Institutional Investor All Star for ten consecutive years. Before Wall Street, Mr. Phillips was a Captain in the U.S. Marine Corps in the 2nd Battalion, 10th Marines artillery unit. He is a member of the Georgia State Bar and served on the Obama Administration's Economic Recovery Board.

Becky Quick CNBC Anchor
Becky Quick CNBC Anchor

Quick is known for her hard-hitting interviews and profiles of some of the world's richest and most influential investors, including Warren Buffett, Bill Gates, Alan Greenspan, T. Boone Pickens, Jamie Dimon, Charlie Munger and many others. She also has interviewed three U.S. presidents and has hosted panels at some of the most prestigious conferences in the world such as the Microsoft CEO Conference, Fortune's Most Powerful Women's Conference and the Allen & Co. Sun Valley Media Conference. Quick also authors a regular column for Fortune magazine as well as contributes to CNBC.com.

Previously, Quick, a seven-year veteran of The Wall Street Journal, covered the Wall Street beat for CNBC as part of the network's partnership with Dow Jones.

Prior to joining CNBC in February 2001, Quick covered various beats for The Wall Street Journal, including retail, e-commerce and the Internet. She also played a crucial role in the launch of The Wall Street Journal Online, while serving as the site's International news editor.

She graduated from Rutgers University in New Brunswick, N.J., and previously served on the board of The Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital.

William C. Rudin Vice Chairman & CEO
Rudin Management Co., Inc.
William C. Rudin Vice Chairman & CEO
Rudin Management Co., Inc.

William C. Rudin is CEO and Cochairman of Rudin Management Company, where he oversees the Rudin real estate portfolio comprising more than 10 million square feet of Class A space, 18 luxury apartment buildings, and a world-class residential development project in New York City.

Mr. Rudin serves as Chairman of the Battery, and is a Board Member of the Partnership for New York City, the Mayor's Fund to Advance New York City, the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York University, the Alliance for Downtown New York, and the Alfred E. Smith Memorial Foundation. He is Chairman of The Real Estate Roundtable, and the Chairman-elect of the Real Estate Board of New York (REBNY). Following Hurricane Sandy in 2012, he was appointed President of NY State Governor Cuomo's Empire State Relief Fund and was appointed by the Governor to serve on the Pataki-McCall New York State Tax Relief Commission. Mr. Rudin is a member of The Council on Foreign Relations and The New York City Marathon Committee.

Robert K. Steel Chief Executive Officer
Perella Weinberg Partners
Robert K. Steel Chief Executive Officer
Perella Weinberg Partners

Robert K. Steel is a Partner and Chief Executive Officer of Perella Weinberg Partners. Previously, he was New York City's Deputy Mayor for Economic Development.

As CEO of Wachovia Corporation, Mr. Steel oversaw the sale of the bank to Wells Fargo and served on the Wells Fargo board of directors. During his tenure at the U.S. Treasury, he revived the President's Working Group, the core group to respond to the global economic crisis of 2008 and managed the Department's Blueprint for Modernized Regulatory Structure.

Mr. Steel also spent nearly 30 years at Goldman Sachs, rising to Head of the Global Equities Division, Vice Chairman of the firm, and a member of the Management Committee. Mr. Steel is Chairman of the Aspen Institute's Board of Trustees and has served on the board of directors of Barclays, as Chairman of Duke's Board of Trustees, Senior Fellow at the Harvard Kennedy School of Government. He is a member of the FDIC Advisory Committee on Economic Inclusion, Chairman of The After-School Corporation, and Co-Founder of SeaChange Capital Partners.

Dr. Craig B. Thompson President & CEO
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
Dr. Craig B. Thompson President & CEO
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Craig B. Thompson, M.D., is the President and Chief Executive Officer of Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center (MSK). Dr. Thompson received his Bachelor of Science from Dartmouth and M.D. from the University of Pennsylvania, followed by clinical training in internal medicine at Harvard Medical School and in medical oncology at the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Institute.

Dr. Thompson has extensive research experience in cancer, immunology, and translational medicine. His current research focuses on the regulation of cellular metabolism during cell growth/differentiation and on the role that metabolic changes play in the origin and progression of cancer.

Dr. Thompson is a member of the Institute of Medicine, the National Academy of Sciences, the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, and the Medical Advisory Board of the Howard Hughes Medical Institute. He is also a Fellow of the AACR Academy.

Terry J. Lundgren Chairman Emeritus
Executive Chairman and CEO, Retired, Macy's
 
TERRY J. LUNDGREN Executive Chairman

On March 23rd, 2017, Terry Lundgren was named executive chairman of Macy's, Inc., which includes Macy's, Bloomingdale's, Blue Mercury and one of the largest on-line retail businesses in America. Prior to becoming executive chairman, Lundgren was CEO of the company beginning in February 2003 and chairman and CEO starting in January, 2004, after having served as president and chief merchandising officer since May 1997. As chief executive officer, Lundgren led Federated's acquisition of The May Department Stores Company in August 2005, nearly doubling the size of the company. One year later, he changed the name of more than 400 regional department stores across the country to the Macy's name, creating the largest Fashion Retail Company in the nation. With fiscal 2016 sales approaching $26 billion and approximately 140,000 employees, the company operates more than 700 department stores under the nameplates Macy's and Bloomingdale's, and approximately 125 specialty stores that include Bloomingdale's The Outlet, Bluemercury and Macy's Backstage. Macy's, Inc. operates stores in 45 states, the District of Columbia, Guam and Puerto Rico, as well as macys.com, bloomingdales.com and bluemercury.com. Lundgren is a native of Long Beach, CA, a graduate of The University of Arizona, and an active supporter of The Terry J. Lundgren Center for Retailing at The University of Arizona. Lundgren currently serves on the boards of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, The Procter & Gamble Company, Carnegie Hall and the National Retail Federation (NRF). He is a former board member of Kraft Foods Inc. and has participated in numerous charitable and civic efforts. He has served as co-chairman of the Partnership for New York City, and chairman of the National Minority Supplier Development Council, NRF and the American Society of Corporate Executives. Lundgren currently serves as chairman of the Economic Club of New York and co-chair of the American Heart Association – CEO Roundtable