Mark Weinberger is the Global Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, of EY. He has held several high-level positions in the US Federal Government, including Assistant Secretary of the Treasury (Tax Policy) under President George W Bush. He was also appointed by President Clinton to serve on the Social Security Advisory Board, which advises the President and Congress on all aspects of that program, and served as Chief of Staff of the 1994 Presidential Bipartisan Commission on Entitlement and Tax Reform. He was also an advisor to the National Commission on Economic Growth and Tax Reform; and a Commissioner on the National Commission on Retirement Policy.
Mr Weinberger serves as a Member of the International Business Council at World Economic Forum and as a Global Agenda Trustee for Economic Growth and Social Inclusion. He Co-Chairs the Russia Foreign Investment Advisory Council with Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev, and serves as Vice-Chair of the International Business Leaders Advisory Council to the Mayor of Shanghai. He is an Executive Committee Member of the US Business Roundtable, Member of the International Integrated Reporting Council and the International Advisory Board of British-American Business, and on the Board of Catalyst.
In December 2012 Mr Weinberger was presented the prestigious ‘Achievement Award’ by the Anti-Defamation League. Cornell University honored him in September 2015 with ‘The Robert S Hatfield Fellowship in Economic Education Award’, the highest honor Cornell can bestow on someone from the private sector. He also received the Tax Council Policy Institute’s Pillar of Excellence Award in 2015.
Mr Weinberger is on the Board of Trustees for Emory University and Case Western Reserve University. He holds a BA from Emory University, an MBA and JD from Case Western University, and an LLM from Georgetown University Law Center. In 2015, he received an honorary doctorate from the Kogod School of Business at American University in Washington DC.