Joshua Bolten is President & CEO of the Business Roundtable, an association of CEOs of leading US companies. From 2011 to 2016, Bolten was Managing Director of Rock Creek Global Advisors, an international business advisory firm. From 2009 to 2011, he was a Visiting Professor at Princeton University.
Bolten served in the White House under President George W. Bush as Chief of Staff (2006-09), Director of the Office of Management and Budget (2003-06), and Deputy Chief of Staff (2001-03). His nearly 20 years in government service also includes positions with the US Trade Representative, the US Senate Finance Committee, and the US State Department. In the private sector, he worked at Goldman Sachs in London, and O’Melveny & Myers in Washington, DC.
Bolten received his undergraduate degree from Princeton and his law degree from Stanford. He has been a member of the ONE Campaign board since 2009, and was Interim CEO for the first half of 2011. He serves also on the boards of the US Holocaust Memorial Museum and Emerson Electric Co.
President/Chief Executive of the Dangote Group and Chairman of the Dangote Foundation
Co-founder, ONE & (RED)
Lead singer, U2
Co-founder, ONE and (RED)
Former Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
Chief Executive Officer, African Leadership Institute
Chairman, Mo Ibrahim Foundation
President and CEO of The Chicago Community Trust *
Managing Director, Global Policy & Advocacy, Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation *
Partner, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers
Former United States Senator
Global Head of Government Relations and Communications, Bloomberg L.P. Chairman, Bloomberg Government
Former Secretary of the Treasury of the United States
Senior Vice President for Public-Private Partnerships, Mastercard Inc.
Senior Advisor, Open Society Foundations *
Director of the School of Transnational Governance
Chief Operating Officer, Facebook
Chairwoman, The Sherwood Foundation and the Susan Thompson Buffett Foundation
Board Chair, ONE, and Principal, Firefly3 *
* also serves on the ONE Action Board.