Duncan Niederauer served as Chief Executive Officer of NYSE from 2007-2014. Mr. Niederauer was a partner at Goldman Sachs where he worked from 1985-2007.
Mr. Niederauer is a partner of Manikay Global Management, a co-founder of the Mountain Top Advisory Group, a managing member of 555 Capital, and the non-executive Chairman of Battery East, LLC. He also sits on the boards of First Republic Bank and Colgate University.
Mr. Niederauer earned a BA from Colgate University and an MBA from Emory University.
An active supporter of the military, Mr. Niederauer sits on the board of the Congressional Medal of Honor Foundation, works closely with the Bob Woodruff Foundation and sits on the advisory board of Team Rubicon.
Mr. Niederauer has received numerous career distinctions and honors, most notably the John C. Whitehead Award for leadership in 2014. He was also recognized as an Honorary Commander of the British Empire (CBE) by her majesty, Queen Elizabeth II, in 2013 for his efforts to advance the peace process in Northern Ireland.
Mr. Niederauer and his wife led the Newmark School’s “Destination of Promise” campaign, which built a state of the art school for children with autism and related disabilities in Scotch Plains, NJ.