Jerry I. Speyer
Public Affairs, Business, and Administration
Business, Corporate, and Philanthropic Leadership
Mr. Speyer is Chairman and Co-Chief Executive Officer of Tishman Speyer. He is one of the two founding partners of the company, which was formed in 1978. Mr. Speyer is chairman of the Museum of Modern Art. He is vice chair of New York Presbyterian Hospital. He is the former chairman of the Board of Directors, the Federal Reserve Bank of New York; chairman emeritus of Columbia University; chairman emeritus of the Real Estate Board of New York; chair emeritus, Partnership for New York City; and past president of the Board of Trustees of the Dalton School. Mr. Speyer’s other board affiliations include Yankee Global Enterprises, the Municipal Art Society of New York, Columbia Business School Board of Overseers, the Asia Society, the National September 11 Memorial & Museum, the National Committee on United States-China Relations, and the Kennedy Center Corporate Fund Board. Mr. Speyer is a Trustee of the Städel Museum, Frankfurt, Germany. He is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations, the Business Roundtable. He was elected a Fellow (V:2) of the American Academy in 2014 and is a member of the Academy Trust.