Chairman, Berggruen Holdings; Chairman, Berggruen Institute on Governance
Nicolas Berggruen is chairman of Berggruen Holdings, a private company that is the direct investment vehicle of The Nicolas Berggruen Charitable Foundation. He is also chairman of the Berggruen Institute on Governance, an independent, nonpartisan think tank. Berggruen Holdings has operations, real estate, and financial investments worldwide. The firm and related entities have made over 100 direct investments during the last 20 years by committing entirely its own capital across diverse industries, both public and private, and focusing on building long-term value.