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Leadership

Program Leadership

Stephen A. Schwarzman
Founding Trustee of Schwarzman Scholars

Stephen A. Schwarzman founded Schwarzman Scholars to give the most talented future leaders the power to change the course of history.

Advisory Board

Tony Blair

Former Prime Minister of Great Britain & Northern Ireland

Nicolas Sarkozy

Former President Of France

Kevin Rudd

Former Prime Minister Australia

Brian Mulroney

Former Prime Minister Canada

Condoleezza Rice

66th United States Secretary Of State

Colin Powell

65th United States Secretary Of State

Henry Kissinger

56th United States Secretary Of State

Chen Ning Yang

Nobel Laureate, Honorary Director Institute Of Advanced Study, Tsinghua University

Henry Paulson

74th United States Secretary Of The Treasury

Robert Rubin

Co-Chairman, Council On Foreign Relations

Tung Chee Hwa

Vice Chairman, National Committee Of The Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference

Sir James Wolfensohn

9th President, World Bank Group

John Thornton

Chairman, Brookings Institution Director Of Global Leadership at Tsinghua University

Richard Haass

President, Council On Foreign Relations

Richard Brodhead

President, Duke University

Richard Levin

Former President, Yale University

Robert Dudley

Group Chief Executive, BP

Yo-Yo Ma

World-Renowned American Cellist

Sir Colin Lucas

Former Vice-Chancellor, University Of Oxford, Former Warden Rhodes Trust

Academic Advisory Council

Mary Brown Bullock

Executive Vice Chancellor, Duke Kunshan University

Dr. Michael Cappello

Yale School of Medicine

Jane Edwards

Senior Associate Dean, Yale College

William C. Kirby

Professor of Business, Harvard Business School

Peter Lange

Professor Emeritus of Political Science, Duke University

Yinuo Li

Senior Advisor, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation China Program

Steve Orlins

President, National Committee on US-China Relations

Yingyi Qian

Distinguished Professor of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences, Tsinghua University

The people who have been in our program are natural leaders. As individuals and as a cohort, we’ve found that Schwarzman Scholars can accomplish just about everything and anything.

Stephen A. Schwarzman
Founding Trustee of Schwarzman Scholars