Peter T. Grauer Chairman of Bloomberg L.P.
Peter T. Grauer is Chairman of Bloomberg Inc., the parent company of Bloomberg, LP, the global financial media company that was founded in 1982. He has been a member of the Bloomberg Board since October 1996 and was named Chairman of the Board in March 2001 succeeding Michael R. Bloomberg. Mr. Grauer joined Bloomberg full time as Chairman, President and CEO in March 2002. Prior to this, he was a Managing Director of Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette from 1992 to 2000 when DLJ was acquired by Credit Suisse First Boston. He served as a Managing Director and Senior Partner of CSFB Private Equity until March 2002. Mr. Grauer is a founder of DLJ Merchant Banking Partners and DLJ Investment Partners. Mr. Grauer graduated from the University of North Carolina in 1968 and the Harvard University Graduate School of Business, Program for Management Development in 1975.
Mr. Grauer serves as lead director of Davita Health Care Partners, Inc. (NYSE: DVA), a healthcare services company based in Colorado. He is a member of the Business Council, the International Business Council of the World Economic Forum and serves on its Media, Entertainment and Information Industry Board of Governors. He is also founding Chairman of the Community of Chairmen at the World Economic Forum. Mr. Grauer is also an Independent Non-Executive Director of Glencore Xstrata PLC and a member of the McKinsey Advisory Council.
He is a member of the Board of Trustees of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Mr. Grauer is the President of the Board of Trustees of the Inner City Scholarship Fund in New York City and a member of the Partnership for Inner City Education Board of Directors. He is a trustee of Rockefeller University and is Chairman of the Rockefeller Finance & Operations Committee. Mr. Grauer is a member of the Board of the Prostate Cancer Foundation, a member of the Board of Directors of Room to Read and a member of the Board of the USA Cycling Development Foundation. He is Chairman of the College Advising Corps. Mr. Grauer is also a member of the British American Business International Advisory Board. He is the Chairman Emeritus of the Board of Directors of The Big Apple Circus and is a former President of the Pomfret School Board of Trustees. He is a recipient of the Peterson Business Award, the William Richardson Davie Award, the Dean’s Award for Distinguished Service to the College of Arts and Science at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and the Papal Order of Merit. Mr. Grauer is married and resides in Greenwich, Connecticut. He and his wife Laurie have three daughters.