Peter G. Peterson

Mr. Peterson is the founder and chairman of the Peter G. Peterson Foundation. He is also chairman emeritus of The Blackstone Group, former chairman of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, chairman emeritus of the Council on Foreign Relations, and the founding chairman of the Institute for International Economics. He is also the founding president of The Concord Coalition. Prior to this, he served as chairman and CEO of Lehman Brothers and secretary of Commerce under President Nixon.