Roger W. Ferguson Jr.

Gender: Male
Citizen of: US

Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Economics, Harvard University

Doctor of Law (J.D.), Harvard University

Bachelor of Arts (B.A.), Harvard University

Board member since 2021


Board assignments:

He serves on the boards of Alphabet, Inc.; Corning, Inc, General Mills, Inc.; and International Flavors & Fragrances, Inc. Mr. Ferguson is also active as an advisor and board member with various private fintech companies.

He serves on the boards of The Conference Board, the Institute for Advanced Study, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, and Columbia University’s Teachers College.


Other assignments:

Member of  Smithsonian Institution’s Board of Regents

Fellow of the American Academy of Arts & Sciences and co-chair of its Commission on the Future of Undergraduate Education

Fellow of the American Philosophical Society

Member of the Economic Club of New York, the Council on Foreign Relations, the Group of Thirty, and the National Association for Business Economics.

Previous Positions:
2008 – 2021 President and CEO of TIAA
2006 – 2008 Head of Financial Services and Member of Executive Committee of Swiss Re
1999 – 2006 Vice Chairman, Board of Governors of Federal Reserve System
1997 – 1999 Member, Board of Governors of Federal Reserve System
1984 – 1997 Associate & Partner of McKinsey & Company
1981 – 1984 Attorney at Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP