Peter G. Peterson

Peter G. Peterson
  • Joined the Giving Pledge: 08/04/2010 - Read the Letter
  • Estimated Net Worth: $1.6 billion
  • Forbes Rank: #1121
  • Industry: Investment management
  • Born: 1926
  • Died: 2018
  • Residence: New York, NY

Peter G. Peterson served as United States Secretary of Commerce from 1972 to 1973, and as chairman of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York from 2000 to 2004. He is co-founder of The Blackstone Group, an alternative asset management and financial services company.

Related Foundations

Charitable Board Service

  • David B. Peterson Foundation
    Holly Peterson Foundation
    James S. Peterson Foundation
    Michael A. Peterson Foundation
    Peter G. Peterson Foundation

I am a very lucky American dreamer but I want to see that dream alive for my five children's and nine grandchildren's generations.

Peter G. Peterson

Giving Interests

Arts; Children / Youth; Elementary / Secondary Education; Health Organizations; Hospitals; Human Services; Jewish agencies and synagogues; New York; Performing Arts; United Ways and Federated Giving Programs