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Advisory Board

William R. Rhodes
Chairman of Advisory Board
William R. Rhodes is an American banker and philanthropist. He is former chairman, CEO and president of Citibank, and senior vice chairman of Citigroup. He gained worldwide reputation for international financial diplomacy as a result of his leadership in helping manage the external-debt crises that involved developing nations and their creditors worldwide.

Eduardo Aninat, Ph.D.
Former Deputy Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund and former Minister of Finance for Chile.

Senator Bill Bradley
Senator Bradley is a leading politician, investment banker at Allen & Company, scholar, and athlete. He was a candidate for the Democratic nomination for President.

Charles Goodhart, CBE, FBA
Member of the Financial Markets Group at the London School of Economics and former member of Bank of England's Monetary Policy Committee.

Henry Kaufman, Ph.D.
President of Henry Kaufman & Company Inc and former Vice Chairman, Member of the Executive Committee, and Chief Economist at Salomon Brothers Inc.

Barbara G. Novick
Vice Chairman of BlackRock and a member of Blackrock's Global Executive Committee, Corporate Risk Committee and Global Operating Committee.

Guillermo Ortiz, Ph.D.
Chairman of BTG Pactual Mexico and member of the Group of Thirty. Dr. Ortiz was formerly Chairman of Grupo Financiero Banorte, Governor of the Bank of Mexico (1998-09) and Minister of Finance (1994-97).

Judge Richard A. Posner
Judge on the United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit in Chicago and a Senior Lecturer at the University of Chicago Law School.

Richard L. Sandor, Ph.D., Dr. Sc.h.c.
Creator of the American Financial Exchange (AFX), and honoree as the "father of financial futures" by the City of Chicago.

Myron Scholes, Ph.D.
Chairman of Platinum Grove Asset Management, E. Buck Professor of Finance Emeritus at the Stanford University Graduate School of Business, and Nobel Prize recipient in Economic Sciences for work in finance and derivatives.

The Honorable Carole L. Brookins (2010-20)
Former United States Executive Director to The World Bank.

Randal K. Quarles (2010-17)
Federal Reserve Board Vice Chairman Randal K. Quarles served as a Founding Advisory Board Member and Trustee. More

Speakers Bureau

The CFS team is available to speak on a wide range of financial, economic, and legal topics for keynote addresses, business speeches, senior management retreats, conventions, conferences, corporate events and special events of all types. For examples of recent presentation, please see Speeches and Testimony or for more information on topics and speakers contact us at or 212.626.2660.


William A. Barnett
Director / Advances in Monetary and Financial Measurement

Bradley J. Bondi
Senior Fellow / Legal Studies

Kevin R. Brock
Senior Fellow / Cybersecurity Strategy

Alvin Chua
Senior Advisor

Stephen Dizard
Special Counselor

John D. Feldmann
Senior Fellow

Kate Flanagan
Senior Fellow / Consumer Finance

Peter Flocos, Esq. (Trustee)
Managing Director, Policy and Regulation

Patricia Wilson Fridley
Senior Advisor

Diane B. Glossman
Senior Fellow / Financial Institutions

Lawrence Goodman
President and Founder

Steve H. Hanke
Special Counselor

Steven Lofchie
Senior Fellow / Legal Studies

Robin L. Lumsdaine
Senior Fellow / International Finance

Jack Malvey
Special Counselor

David X Martin
Special Counselor

Ryan Scott Mattson
Research Associate

Nicholas Sargen
Senior Fellow / Global Markets and Investment Management

Charles Schott
Senior Advisor

Kurt Schuler
Senior Fellow / Financial History

Liting Su
Research Associate

Bruce Tuckman
Senior Fellow / Financial Markets Research

Jeff van den Noort
Chief Technology Officer

Yubo Wang
Senior Fellow / Financial Markets