Donation & Acknowledgements

Stephen A. Schwarzman

Chairman, CEO and Co-Founder Blackstone

Stephen A. Schwarzman is Chairman, CEO and Co-Founder of Blackstone, a leading global investment firm with $584 billion in AUM (as of Sep 30, 2020) and businesses in private equity, real estate, hedge funds, credit, infrastructure and life sciences.

In both business and philanthropy, he dedicates himself to tackling big problems with transformative solutions. His major gifts have helped establish a new center at the University of Oxford to redefine the study of the humanities for the 21st century, create a new college at MIT dedicated to the study of artificial intelligence, build a first-of-its-kind student center at Yale, renovate and expand the New York Public Library, and found an international fellowship program, Schwarzman Scholars, at Tsinghua University in Beijing to educate future leaders about China.

Mr. Schwarzman is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations, Business Roundtable, and International Business Council of the WEF. He was named one of Barron’s “World’s Best CEO’s” in 2019; one of Forbes’ Top 50 “World’s Most Powerful People” in 2018; Forbes’ most influential person in finance in 2016; and one of TIME’s “100 Most Influential People” in 2007. His honors include the Légion d'Honneur and Ordre des Arts et des Lettres from France, and Order of the Aztec Eagle from Mexico.

In 2019, Mr. Schwarzman published his first book, What It Takes: Lessons in the Pursuit of Excellence, a New York Times best seller which draws on his experiences in business, philanthropy, and public service.

  • Cornerstone Partner
  • BP p.l.c.
  • CFLD
  • China Oceanwide Holdings Group
  • Dalio Foundation
  • HNA Group Co., Ltd.
  • Masayoshi Son
  • The Starr Foundation
  • Founding Partner
  • Chan Soon-Shiong Family Foundation
  • Chanchai Ruayrungruang
  • China Resources (Holdings) Company Limited
  • Delta Air Lines
  • EMC Corporation
  • Glencore
  • JD.com
  • The Rothschild Foundation
  • Tingyi Holding Corp.
  • Tsinghua Unigroup Co., Ltd.
  • Partner
  • Bank of America Merrill Lynch
  • The Boeing Company
  • Robert Bosch GmbH
  • Citi
  • The D. H. Chen Foundation
  • Envision
  • Feng Deng
  • GE
  • Tencent Foundation
  • The PepsiCo Foundation
  • Volkswagen (China) Investment Co., Ltd.
  • The Walt Disney Company
  • W. Hall Wendel, Jr.
  • Funder
  • Andamada Foundation
  • AXA
  • Barrick Gold
  • Bloomberg Philanthropies
  • Chinh Chu
  • Consejo Nacional de Ciencia y Tecnología, México
  • Digicel Group
  • Dow Inc
  • Econet Foundation
  • Elman Family
  • Far East Organization (Singapore)
  • HSBC
  • Johnson & Johnson
  • J.P. Morgan
  • Mr. Lee Shin Cheng (Tan Sri)
  • Feng Li
  • Lenovo
  • Margarita Louis-Dreyfus
  • Howard S. Marks
  • Mastercard
  • Richard Merkin
  • Morgan Stanley
  • Motsepe Foundation
  • The Pershing Square Foundation
  • Schneider Electric
  • Tianyi Holdings Co., Ltd.
  • Urs Schwarzenbach
  • Suning Commerce
  • The Varkey Foundation
  • Viktor F. Vekselberg
  • Whirlpool Corporation
  • Zhang Yang
  • Supporter
  • Assicurazioni Generali
  • Caterpillar
  • Credit Suisse
  • Leo Ding (Founder of SCPG)
  • Fluor Corporation
  • GLP / Jeffrey H. Schwartz
  • Gridsum
  • The Guffey Family
  • Hengchang Litong Investment Management (Beijing) Co. Ltd.
  • KPMG
  • Frank H. McCourt, Jr.
  • PwC
  • John and Kathy Schreiber
  • Shaklee Corporation
  • Steelcase Inc.
  • Tata Consultancy Services
  • TEEC
  • Toread
  • Marianne and Marcus Wallenberg Foundation
  • The Whitney Family
  • ZF Friedrichshafen AG
  • In-kind
  • Delta Air Lines
  • EMC Corporation
  • China Resources (Holdings) Company Limited
  • Schneider Electric
  • Lenovo
  • Steelcase Inc.
  • Tianyi Holdings Co., Ltd.
  • Fujian Dushi Wooden Industry Co., Ltd.
  • LG Corporation
  • PPG
  • Boston Consulting Group
  • Whirlpool Corporation
  • Siemens Ltd., China
As of September, 2019
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