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Rubin, Robert Edward

Born: 1938 AD
Currently alive, at 77 years of age.
Nationality: American
Categories: Administrators, Businessmen, Economists

1938 – Born on the 29th of August in New York City.


1960 – Graduated summa cum laude with a B.A. in economics from Harvard College.


1964 – Attended the London School of Economics after graduation and received an LL.B. from Yale Law School.


         – Joined Goldman Sachs as an associate in the risk arbitrage department.


1980 – Joined the management committee along with fellow Democrat Jon Corzine, U.S. senator and governor of New Jersey.


1987-1990 – Vice Chairman and Co-Chief Operating Officer.


1990-1992 – Served as Co-Chairman and Co-Senior Partner along with Stephen Friedman (PFIAB).


1993-1995 – Served in the White House as Assistant to the President for Economic Policy.


        – Directed the National Economic Council, which Bill Clinton created after winning the presidency.


1995-1999 – Became the Treasury Secretary succeeding Lloyd Bentsen.