McDonough, William J. - from United States

ID: 240112
Organization: G30
Country of meeting: in the year

Former vice chairman and special advisor to the chairman at Merrill Lynch & Co. Inc., responsible for assisting senior management in the company's business development efforts with governments and financial institutions. He retired in 2009.

McDonough joined the Federal Reserve Bank of New York in 1992 as executive vice president, head of the bank's markets group and manager of the Federal Open Market Committee‘s (FOMC) open market operations. He served as president and chief executive officer from July 1993 to July 2003. As president, he served as the vice chairman and a permanent member of the FOMC, which formulates U.S. monetary policy. McDonough also served on the board of directors of the Bank for International Settlements and as chairman of the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision.

Merrill Lynch Vice Chairman (2005-)
Public Company Accounting Oversight Board Chairman (2003-05)
Federal Reserve Bank of New York President & CEO (1993-2003)
Federal Reserve Bank of New York EVP & GM Markets Group (1992-93)
First National Bank of Chicago Vice Chairman (1986-89)
First National Bank of Chicago (1967-89)
US State Department (1961-67)
Member of the Board of First National Bank of Chicago (1986-89

Activities in the Orangization:
Past members, deceased