Wolfensohn, James D. - from Australia | United States
Country of meeting: in the year 2007
Lawyer, investment banker, economist. 9th president of the World Bank Group (1995–2005), Chairman of the International Advisory Board of Citigroup (2006-?). Member of the International Advisory Council of the Chinese sovereign wealth fund China Investment Corporation (2009-?) He was the chairman of Carnegie Hall in New York (1980–1991).
He worked for a series of firms and investment banks in Sydney, London and New York before creating his own investment firm, James D. Wolfensohn, Inc., in New York in 1981.
Decorations: KBE, AO
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