Steven Rattner

Chairman, Willett Advisors

Steven Rattner is chairman of Willett Advisors, which manages the investment assets of Michael Bloomberg. He is a contributing writer for The New York Times op-ed page and an economic analyst on MSNBC’s “Morning Joe.” He was previously counselor to the US Treasury secretary and lead advisor on the 2009 Presidential Task Force on the Auto Industry, chronicled in his book, Overhaul: An Insider’s Account of the Obama Administration’s Emergency Rescue of the Auto Industry. Rattner co-founded the Quadrangle Group, a private equity investment firm. He was also an investment banker at Lehman Brothers, Morgan Stanley, and Lazard Freres & Co., where he became deputy chairman and deputy CEO.

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