Co-CEO, Bridgewater Associates
David McCormick is co-CEO of Bridgewater Associates, a global macro-investment firm. Before joining Bridgewater in 2009, he was US Treasury undersecretary for international affairs in the George W. Bush administration during the global financial crisis. Prior to that, he was deputy national security advisor for international economic policy and undersecretary of commerce for export administration. From 1999 to 2005, McCormick was a technology entrepreneur, serving as CEO of Freemarkets and president of Ariba, two publicly traded software companies. Earlier in his career, he was a consultant at McKinsey & Company. He is a former Army officer and veteran of the first Gulf War.