Advisory Council, Author

Roger C. Altman

Founder & Senior Chairman, Evercore
Roger Altman headshot

Roger C. Altman is founder and senior chairman of Evercore, which has become the most active independent investment bank in the world. He served two tours of duty in the U.S. Treasury Department, initially serving President Carter as assistant secretary for domestic finance and later serving President Clinton as deputy secretary.

Altman is a trustee of MIT and is a trustee of New York-Presbyterian Hospital, serving on its Finance Committee. He is also a director of New Visions for Public Schools and is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations. He received an A.B. from Georgetown University and an M.B.A. from the University of Chicago.