Peter T. Grauer is Chairman of Bloomberg L.P., the global financial media company that was founded in 1981. He has been a member of the Bloomberg Board since October 1996 and was named Chairman of the Board in March 2001, succeeding Michael R. Bloomberg. Mr. Grauer joined Bloomberg full time in his executive capacities in March 2002. Prior to this, he was a Managing Director of Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette from 1992 until 2000 when DLJ was acquired by Credit Suisse First Boston. He served as a Managing Director and Senior Partner of CSFB Private Equity until March 2002. Mr. Grauer is a founder of DLJ Merchant Banking Partners and DLJ Investment Partners. Mr. Grauer graduated from the University of North Carolina in 1968 and the Harvard University Graduate School of Business, Program for Management Development in 1975. Mr. Grauer serves as lead director of Davita, Inc. (NYSE: DVA), a healthcare services company based in California, and has been on the board of directors of over twenty-five public and private companies. He is also a member of the Business Council and serves on its Executive Committee.
Mr. Grauer is President of the Board of Trustees of the Inner City Scholarship Fund in New York City, Chairman Emeritus of the Board of Directors of The Big Apple Circus and Chairman of the External Advisory Board of the Undergraduate Honors Program and the Johnson Center for Undergraduate Excellence at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. He is also a member of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill National Development Council and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Foundation Board, President of the Pomfret School Board of Trustees and a member of the Board of the USA Cycling Development Foundation, a member of the Board of the Prostate Cancer Foundation and a trustee of Rockefeller University. Mr. Grauer has served as the President of the Board of Trustees of the Irvington Institute for Immunological Research and as a trustee of Greenwich Academy. He is a recent recipient of the Papal Order of Merit. Mr. Grauer is married and resides in Greenwich, Connecticut. He and his wife Laurie have three daughters.more » « less