Bloomberg's Grauer to speak at UNC Kenan-Flagler on Sept. 27
Peter Grauer (AB ’68), chairman of Bloomberg LP parent company Bloomberg Inc., will give a free public lecture at The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill on Sept 27.
The 5:30 p.m. talk at Kenan-Flagler Business School’s Koury Auditorium is part of the Dean’s Speaker Series.
To R.S.V.P. to the lecture or for questions, call (919) 843-7787 or e-mail . Free parking will be available only in the business school parking deck.
Grauer 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. Grauer joined Bloomberg full time as chairman, president and CEO in March 2002.
Prior to this, he was a managing director of Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette from 1992 to 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.
He is a founder of DLJ Merchant Banking Partners and DLJ Investment Partners.
Grauer graduated from The University of North Carolina in 1968 and Harvard University Graduate School of Business, program for management development, in 1975.
He is a member of the Board of Trustees at UNC-Chapel Hill and is involved in several other entities in support of the University. He is a past recipient of the William Richardson Davie Award, which is the Board’s highest honor. He also serves on many important boards within the New York City area, including the Inner City Scholarship Fund.
He 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 more than 25 public and private companies. He is a member of the Business Council and serves on its executive committee. Grauer also is a member of the International Business Council of the World Economic Forum and serves on its media, entertainment and information industry board of governors.