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Luncheon - Rajeev Misra, CEO, Softbank Vision Fund - 09/18
Luncheon with Ben Silbermann CEO & Co-Founder, Pinterest - 10/01
Luncheon with Ian Read, CEO, Pzifer - 10/10
Luncheon with Barry Diller, Chairman & Senior Executive, IAC - 10/16
Luncheon with Mark Carney, Governor, Bank of England - 10/19
Luncheon with Charlie Cook, Political Reporter - 10/29
Luncheon with Margaret Keane, CEO & President, Synchrony Financial - 10/30
Luncheon - Michael Corbat, CEO, Citigroup Inc. - 11/14
Luncheon with Jerome Powell, Chairman, Federal Reserve System - 11/28
Year End Dinner - 10th Anniversary of the Financial Crisis - 12/5

Guests of Honor

Guests of Honor

Over the years, the Club has been host to many prominent leaders and figures on the national and international stage. Below is a partial listing of our past Guests of Honor.


King Abdullah, III Dean Acheson Giovanni Agnelli
Corazon C. Aquino Sheila C. Bair James A. Baker, III
Menachem Begin Lloyd Bentsen Ben S. Bernanke
Alan S. Blinder Michael R. Bloomberg Roger Blough
Clare Boothe Erskine Bowles Bill Bradley
Louis D. Brandeis William Jennings Bryan Zbigniew Brzezinski
James L. Buckley Warren E. Burger George H.W. Bush
George W. Bush Nicholas Murray Butler Michel Camdessus
Fernando Henrique Cardoso Andrew Carnegie Robert J. Carr
Jimmy Carter Stephen Case William J. Casey
Richard B. Cheney Jacques Chirac Jean Chretien
Winston Churchill Mark Clark Lucius D. Clay
William Colby John B. Connally Francesco Cossigna
Christopher Cox Mario Cuomo Carlos Salinas de Gortari
Douglas Dillon Elizabeth Dole Robert J. Dole
William H. Donaldson Alec Douglas-Home William C. Dudley
Willem F. Duisenberg John Foster Dulles Dwight D. Eisenhower
Ludwig Erhard Martin S. Feldstein Gerald R. Ford
Henry H. Fowler Stuart Fraser J.W. Fullbright
Indira Gandhi Timothy F. Geithner Newt Gingrich
Rudolph Giuliani Arthur J. Goldberg Barry Goldwater
Mikhail Gorbachev J. Peter Grace Phil Gramm
Alan Greenspan Dag Hammarskjold Stephen Harper
W. Averell Harriman William Randolph Hearst Felipe Calderon Hinojosa
Herbert C. Hoover Charles Evans Hughes Anthony M. Kennedy
John F. Kennedy Robert F. Kennedy Nikita S. Khrushchev
Jeanne J. Kirkpatrick Henry Kissinger Edward I. Koch
Christine Lagarde Fiorello H. LaGuardia Melvin Laird
Arthur Levitt Walter Lippman Henry R. Luce
John Major Paul Martin William McChesney Martin, Jr.
William G. McAdoo John McCain William J. McDonough
Robert S. McNamara Anastas Mikoyan G. William Miller
Francois Mitterrand Walter Mondale Henry Morgenthau
Daniel Patrick Moynihan Robert S. Mueller, III Brian Mulroney
Edmund S. Muskie Richard B. Myers B.K. Nehru
Richard Nixon Paul H. O'Neill Thomas P. "Tip" O'Neill, Jr.
Michael Oxley George A. Papandreou George Pataki
Henry M. Paulson, Jr. Peter G. Peterson Harvey L. Pitt
Karl Otto Pohl Romano Prodi Dan Quayle
Yitzhak Rabin Charles B. Rangel Sam Rayburn
Ronald Reagan Donald Regan Walter P. Reuther
Condoleezza Rice Elliot L. Richardson Edward V. Rickenbacker
David Rockefeller John D. Rockefeller, III Nelson Rockefeller
Zhu Rongji Robert E. Rubin Dean Rusk
Anwar Sadat Paul Sarbanes Mary L. Schapiro
Brent Scowcroft William W. Scranton Yitzhak Shamir
Masaaki Shirakawa George Shultz Alan Simpson
Alfred P. Sloan, Jr. John W. Snow John W. Snyder
Gene B. Sperling Herbert Stein George M. Steinbrenner
Robert S. Strauss Lawrence H. Summers William H. Taft
John A. Thain U Thant Margaret Thatcher
Hans Tietmeyer Jean-Claude Trichet Juan T. Trippe
Pierre Elliott Trudeau C. H. Tung Stansfield Turner
Peter V. Uberroth Paul A. Volcker Caspar Weinberger
Mary Jo White Christine Todd Whitman Wendell L. Willkie
Harold Wilson Woodrow Wilson James D. Wolfensohn
Janet L. Yellen Lee Kuan Yew Ernesto Zedillo

Mission Statement

ECNY Mission Statement

The Economic Club of New York is a nonprofit, nonpartisan, nonpolitical organization dedicated to the promotion of the study and discussion of social, economic, and political questions.

For more than a century, the Club has served as the premier public forum for thought leaders of the United States, and the world, to express a diverse set of views and opinions in a free and open environment. By embracing and promoting free expression of diverse views and opinions, the Club effectively acts as a catalyst for innovation in thought and ideas impacting social, economic, and political issues facing society.