American political scientist and diplomat who is a leading "neoconservative" intellectual.
Served as the 10th President of the World Bank and the 28th U.S. Deputy Secretary of Defense.
The ‘Bush Doctrine’ is purported to have used elements of the 1992 ‘Wolfowitz Doctorine’ for international goals, including pre-emptive foreign intervention and democratic regime change. Wolfowitz, as Deputy Secretary of Defense, was at the center of the administration's strategic planning.
March 11, 2022 Government, Banking
American investment banker and early advocate of the U.S. central bank system, who served as the second Vice Chair of the Federal Reserve.
Warburg worked as partner in Kuhn, Loeb, and Co., an American multinational investment bank that grew to be one of the most influential investment banks in late 19th and early 20th centuries under the leadership of Jacob Schiff, who helped finance the Russian revolution and other military efforts against Tsarist Russia.
December 27, 2021 Banking
Swedish banker who served as the head of the Stockholm bank Nya Banken.
A leftist sympathizer, Olof Aschberg helped finance the Bolsheviks during the Russian Revolution. In gratitude, the Bolsheviks allowed him to do business with the Soviet Union in the 1920s.
Aschberg founded the first Swedih bank for trade unions and cooperatives, Nya Banken, in 1912. He also helped finance the Popular Front in the Spanish Civil War.
April 17, 2021 Banking, Finance, Socialism
British banker and businessman.
Served as a financial adviser to South Africa and various financial positions for India.
Chairman of The Economist from 1929 to 1943.
Henry Strakosch was highly involved in managing the finances of Winston Churchill, whom he left £20,000 in his will.
December 26, 2020 Banking, Finance
American banker, businessman, and philanthropist.
Donated money to causes he saw to be in the interests of his fellow Jewish people. Most notable for funding the Russian Revolution and other military actions against Tsarist Russia in response to their anti-semitic actions.
If the Czar will not accord our people these desired liberties, then a revolution will bring about a republic which will assure us our rights.
December 13, 2020 Banking, Finance, Civil Rights
American investment banker who has served as CEO of Goldman Sachs since 2018, and chairman since 2019.
Joint Head of Investment Banking Div. : 2006 - 2016
President + COO Goldman Sachs: 2017 - 2018
CEO: 2018 -
October 16, 2020 Banking
American investment banker who has served as senior chairman of Goldman Sachs since 2019.
COO Goldman Sachs: 2004 - 2006
Chairman + Chief Executive: 2006 - 2018
Senior Chairman: 2019 -
October 15, 2020 Banking
Vice Chair of the Federal Reserve Bank from 2014 to 2017.
An Israeli-American who holds dual citizenship in Israel and in the US, he previously served as the 8th governor of the Bank of Israel from 2005 to 2013.
Fischer has also served as the First Deputy Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and Chief Economist of the World Bank.
His son, David Fischer, has served as Facebook's chief revenue officer and in leadership at Google.
August 14, 2020 Banking
Vice Chair of the Federal Reserve Bank from 2006 to 2010.
Kohn has served in various positions in the Federal Reserve System. Before joining the Board, he served on its staff as Adviser to the Board for Monetary Policy, Secretary of the Federal Open Market Committee, Director of the Division of Monetary Affairs, and Deputy Staff Director for Monetary and Financial Policy.
Vice Chair of the Federal Reserve Bank from 1996 to 1999.
Rivlin was a member of the Democratic Party. She also served as the 30th director of the Office of Management and Budget in the Clinton administration from 1994 to 1996, and the founding director of the Congressional Budget Office from 1975 to 1983.
Vice Chairman of the Federal Reserve Bank from 1994 to 1996.
According the Research Papers in Economics (RePEc), Blinder is among the most influential economists in the world.
The 15th Chair of the Federal Reserve Bank.
Yellen is a member of the Democratic Party. She served as Chairman of the Federal Reserve from 2014 to 2018, President of the Federal Reserve of San Francisco from 2004 to 2010, and as Chair of the Council of Economic Advisors from 1997 to 1999.
August 6, 2020 Banking
The 14th Chair of the Federal Reserve Bank.
Chairman of Federal Reserve: 2006 - 2014
Chair of Council of Economic Advisors: 2005 - 2006
The 13th Chair of the Federal Reserve Bank.
Greenspan is a member of the Republican Party. He served as Chairman of the Federal Reserve from 1987 to 2006, and as Chair of the Council of Economic Advisors from 1974 to 1977.
The 10th Chair of the Federal Reserve Bank.
Chairman of Federal Reserve: 1970 - 1978
Ambassador to West Germany: 1981 - 1985
July 24, 2020 Banking
American investment banker, movie producer, and public official worth $300,000,000.
Served as the 77th United States Secretary of the Treasury from 2017 to 2021 under Donald Trump.
I'm not a traditional fund-raiser - I think that was part of the appeal I had for Donald. I have given to Democrats in the past. I've always believed in supporting the best candidate at the time.
June 14, 2020 Banking, Government, Media/Hollywood