George W. Bush

Former President of United States

George W. Bush

George W. Bush

Former President of United States

Overview
Career Highlights

Texas Rangers Baseball Club, Inc.
The Clinton Bush Haiti Fund
The George W. Bush Foundation

RelSci Relationships

750

Number of Boards

8

Birthday

07/06/1946 - New Haven, CT, United States

Age

73

Number of Awards

9

Interests

Reading

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Founder at The George W. Bush Foundation

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Founder at Chelsea Piers LP

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Former President of United States

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Co-Founder at LehmanBush

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Senior Fellow at Harvard University - Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs at the John F. Kennedy School of Government

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Member, Board of Directors at George and Barbara Bush Foundation

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Representative from Texas's 11th Congressional District

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Former Governor of Florida

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Co-Founder at Winston Partners Group LLC

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Senior Partner at Quintana Capital Group

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In The News
The New York Times
October 13, 2019
The Clinton Legacy: Impeachment Hurts the President
St. Paul Pioneer Press (Minnesota)
October 13, 2019
Real World Economics: Labor force gray areas demand explanation
Philadelphia Inquirer
October 13, 2019
A friendship to be welcomed, not scorned
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George W. Bush
Former President of United States
Family Members
Child
Founder at Global Health Corps

Global Health Corps (GHC) believes that every person has the right to live a healthy, dignified life. They also believe that everyone has a role to play in the health equity movement. They embrace a philosophy of active problem solving and partnership that is designed to bring about real and sustainable progress. They are committed to creating a new breed of health sector leaders who develop innovative solutions to the most challenging health problems all over the world.

Child
Founder at Global Health Corps

Global Health Corps (GHC) believes that every person has the right to live a healthy, dignified life. They also believe that everyone has a role to play in the health equity movement. They embrace a philosophy of active problem solving and partnership that is designed to bring about real and sustainable progress. They are committed to creating a new breed of health sector leaders who develop innovative solutions to the most challenging health problems all over the world.

Extended Family Member, Deceased

Municipal Theatre Association of St. Louis is a non-profit organization, which engages in producing musicals that is accessible to all. Its programs include acting for musical theatre, make a musical, muny kids, muny teens, and technial theatre training. The company is headquartered in St. Louis, MO.

Extended Family Member
Former Senior Managing Director at Fairfield Bush & Co.

Fairfield Bush & Co. (FBC) seeks to preserve and enhance the purchasing power of client capital over stock market cycles. Their goal is to protect capital during negative markets and increase capital in real terms and after taxes during favorable markets. While the firm doesn't employ stock market timing strategies, they do use dollar-cost-averaging when initiating new stock positions. FBC uses a sell discipline that is based on excess market valuation in relation to a company's sales, in order to reduce the price risk in stocks having gains. FBC focuses on identifying significant companies that are creating and developing long-term growth markets for their products and services. The firm offers domestic and international common stock portfolios, balanced investment programs and active fixed income management programs. Common stock portfolios are generally diversified in 35-45 companies with no industry sector accounting for more than 20% of invested capital. The majority of fixed income portfolios utilize only investment grade securities including US Government and agencies, tax exempt municipal bonds, corporate debt securities, foreign debt securities and sovereign debt securities.

Extended Family Member
Honorary Member, Board of Directors at Massachusetts Audubon Society, Inc.

Massachusetts Audubon Society, Inc. works to protect the nature of Massachusetts for people and wildlife. It cares for acres of conservation land, provides educational programs for children and adults, and advocates for sound environmental policies at the local, state, and federal levels. The company was founded in 1896 and is headquartered in Lincoln, MA.

Extended Family Member

To educate students to be ethical and socially responsible leaders in a global community.

Child-In-Law
Director, Client & Partner Group at KKR & Co., Inc.

KKR & Co. L.P. (KKR) is a leading global investment firm with deep roots in private equity, diversified capabilities, and an impressive track record. When you partner with KKR, you benefit from decades of financial and operational experience, broad industry knowledge, and a powerful network of global relationships. Through an integrated approach, we work closely with companies and investment partners around the world to deliver flexible capital solutions. The power of partnership with KKR means we strive for better investments, stronger businesses, and shared success. With offices around the world, we fulfill our mission one investor at a time, one company at a time—and we do this as one global firm. As investors with an industrialist vision, we think long-term, pursue the highest standards of excellence, and align our interests with those of all our investment partners by putting our own capital behind our ideas

Spouse

The George W. Bush Presidential Center is home to the Bush Presidential Library and Museum and the Bush Institute. The Bush Center's 226,000-square-foot building and 15-acre urban park reside on the campus of Southern Methodist University in Dallas, Texas. President and Mrs. Bush founded the Bush Center to continue their work expanding freedom at home and around the globe. Built with private donations, the Bush Presidential Library and Museum opened to the public on May 1, 2013.

Sibling

Winston Partners Group specializes in managing multi-manager long/short equity fund portfolios focused on fundamental, research-driven investment strategies. The firm invests in a diversified group of long/short equity hedge fund managers that they believe are balanced across investment styles, sector orientations, geographic regions, and market caps. Winston manages a US-focused strategy and a global strategy. They seek to achieve excellent long-term returns with significantly lower volatility than public equity market indices, and to protect principal during challenging market environments. Winston's investment and operational due diligence teams conduct deep, thorough due diligence to hire managers who employ a bottom-up, fundamental equity investment approach.

Sibling
Co-Founder at LehmanBush

Sibling
Member, Board of Directors at George and Barbara Bush Foundation

The mission of the George Bush Presidential Library and Museum at Texas A&M University is to preserve and make available the records and artifacts of George H.W. Bush, 41st President of the United States. We promote civic literacy and increased historical understanding of our national experience, and foster a community of public service and volunteerism. We accomplish this mission by offering rich educational and public programs, original museum exhibits and access to our archival holdings. Bush Library and Museum Facts and Figures The George Bush Presidential Library and Museum opened to the public Nov. 7, 1997. The library's research room opened Jan. 20, 1998, according to Presidential Records Act guidelines. The library and museum is part of the George Bush Presidential Library Center at Texas A&M University, a 90-acre area on Texas A&M's West Campus that is also home to the prestigious Bush School of Government and Public Service, the George Bush Presidential Library Foundation, and the Annenberg Presidential Conference Center. The Bush Library and Museum is one of 13 Presidential Libraries in the National Archives and Records Administration's Presidential Libraries system. For more information about Presidential Libraries, please visit http://www.archives.gov/presidential-libraries/. The library and museum is a state-of-the-art facility dedicated to the preservation, research, and exhibition of official records, personal papers, and memorabilia of George Bush. The museum has a main gallery space dedicated to "The Life and Times of George Bush" and a changing exhibit gallery, the Ansary Gallery of American History. The first exhibit in the Ansary Gallery documented the life of President and Mrs. Bush since the White House, with memorabilia that included the parachute used in his 1997 jump with the U.S. Army Golden Knights in Arizona. Other exhibits that have been featured include: "Flexing the Nation's Muscle;" "The Longest Winter: Berlin and the Cold War;" "Christmas in the White House;" "Barbara Bush: An Extraordinary Journey;" "Trains: Tracks of the Iron Horse;" "The White House in Miniature;" "Beyond the Moon: NASA's Continuing Mission;" "The Culture of Wine;" "The Heart Truth® Red Dress Collection and First Ladies Red Dress Collection;" and "Headed to the White House." The Bush Library and Museum's archives contain more than 44 million pages of documents, 2 million photographs, thousands of sound and video recordings, and other volumes of information documenting the life and career of President Bush. The library and museum's documents include George Bush’s vice presidential and presidential records, as well as scores of personal papers from his public service career as a U.S. congressman, U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, chairman of the Republican National Committee, chief of the U.S. Liaison Office in Beijing, China, and director of the Central Intelligence Agency. The museum collection holdings contain more than 100,000 artifacts, including more than 3,000 of the gifts from foreign heads of state that George Bush received as president, as well as gifts that he received as vice president. In 2007, the museum completed an $8.3 million renovation to the main exhibit on the life of George Bush. With the renovation the museum's video content and visitor interactive participation have increased tenfold. The museum now features state-of-the-art audio guides featuring the voices of George and Barbara Bush as well as their daughter Doro Bush Koch. The guides are available in English and Spanish, and an audio descriptive version is available for visitors who are visually impaired. The cost to rent an audio guide is $3.00. The museum's main exhibit has items ranging from a 1925 film of George Bush's first steps in Kennebunkport, Maine, to documents highlighting his service at the CIA and United Nations, and records and correspondence from his tenure as the 41st President of the United States of America. Other areas of the gallery feature a TBM Avenger aircraft, a 1947 Studebaker, ordinance from Operation Desert Storm, a segment of the Berlin Wall, replicas of President Bush's Camp David Office, Oval Office and White House Press Room, as well as numerous foreign and domestic gifts. Of special significance is a museum classroom, the first of its kind in the Presidential Libraries network. The classroom can be used by student groups as a computer learning lab or as a traditional classroom. It is the Bush Library and Museum's educational mission to inform and enrich learning for all ages about American History, the role of the Presidency in general with special focus on the Administration of George Bush, the 41st President, and benefit the educational quality of the community through support of civic literacy programs. The museum is open seven days a week with the exception of Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year's Day. Hours are Monday through Saturday 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Sundays noon to 5 p.m. The research room is open Monday through Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., except federal holidays. Museum admission is $7.00 for adults; senior citizens and retired military are $6.00; groups of 20 or more with advanced reservations are $5.00, children 6-17 years old are $3.00, children under 6 are free, and Texas A&M University System and Blinn College students with a valid ID are free, all other college students are $3.00.

Parent, Deceased

Barbara Bush Foundation for Family Literacy is focused on fulfilling its mission by providing low-income families across the nation with scholarships to learn together. The partner with a network of high-performing local family literacy programs that help both young children and their parents learn how to read and write. When families share a love of reading, children have a far greater chance to live more productive and healthier lives, graduate from high school and obtain a better job. Supporting family literacy programs is a win-win for parents and children where they acquire basic literacy skills that help them advance their education and provide greater opportunities to succeed.

Cousin
Executive Chairman at Firefly Health

Cousin
Chief Executive Officer at Neuberger Berman Group LLC

Neuberger Berman Group LLC provides asset management services. It partners with institutions, advisors and individuals throughout the world to customize solutions that address their needs for income, growth and capital preservation. The firm also provides solutions across equities, fixed income, hedge funds and private equity. The company was founded by Roy Neuberger in 1939 and is headquartered in New York, NY.

Cousin
Chief Executive Officer at Denver Broncos

PDB Sports Ltd. operates football clubs. The firm manages the Denver Broncos football team and markets sports merchandise, match tickets and collectable game items. The company was founded on August 14, 1959 and is headquartered in Eaglewood, CO.

Extended Family Member
Co-Founder at The FEED Foundation

THE FEED FOUNDATION IS DEDICATED TO SUPPORTING PROGRAMS AND ORGANIZATIONS THAT ARE EFFECTIVELY WORKING TO FIGHT HUNGER AND ELIMINATE MALNUTRITION THROUGHOUT THE WORLD.

Extended Family Member
Education
Master of Business Administration
Class of 1975

Harvard Business School (HBS) is the graduate business school of Harvard University in Boston, Massachusetts, United States. The school offers a large full-time MBA program, doctoral programs, and many executive education programs. It owns Harvard Business School Publishing, which publishes business books, leadership articles, online management tools for corporate learning, case studies, and the monthly Harvard Business Review.

B.A. in History
Class of 1968

Yale University is an American private Ivy League research university located in New Haven, Connecticut. Founded in 1701 in the Colony of Connecticut, the university is the third-oldest institution of higher education in the United States.

Attendee
Class of 1964

Andover is a high school that stands ready to meet, match, and expand the minds and passions of some of the brightest students in the nation and the world. It has a roster of 300 courses, more than 150 electives, and opportunities for pursuing independent study and study abroad projects. Because of its size, Andover offers enormous depth and breadth of activity and opportunity while still feeling like a personal place.

Attendee

Kinkaid School, Inc. operates schools. It provides educational services along with social development, athletic participation, and arts and ethical behavior. The company was founded by Margaret Hunter Kinkaid in 1906 and is headquartered in Houston, TX.

Memberships
Member

On Saturday, June 22nd, 1844 15 Yale College undergraduates met in No. 12 Old South Hall and established a new society they called DELTA KAPPA EPSILON The Fraternity's open motto, "Kerothen Philoi Aei" or "Friends from the Heart, Forever" was adopted, as was the DKE pin and the secret grip.

Member
Prior

Skull and Bones is an undergraduate senior secret society at Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut. It is the oldest senior class landed society at Yale. The society's alumni organization, the Russell Trust Association, owns the society's real estate and oversees the organization. The society is known informally as "Bones", and members are known as "Bonesmen".

Career History
Co-Founder
2010 - Prior

The Clinton Bush Haiti Fund helps Haiti build its own future through jobs and economic opportunity. The company was founded in 2010 and is headquartered in Washington, DC.

Founder
2006 - Prior

The George W. Bush Presidential Center is home to the Bush Presidential Library and Museum and the Bush Institute. The Bush Center's 226,000-square-foot building and 15-acre urban park reside on the campus of Southern Methodist University in Dallas, Texas. President and Mrs. Bush founded the Bush Center to continue their work expanding freedom at home and around the globe. Built with private donations, the Bush Presidential Library and Museum opened to the public on May 1, 2013.

President
2001 - 2009

The Executive Office of the President (EOPOTUS or EOP) consists of the immediate staff of the current President of the United States and multiple levels of support staff reporting to the President.

Boards & Committees
Co-Chairman
Prior

Boys & Girls Clubs offers club programs and services and enhance the development of boys and girls by instilling a sense of competence, usefulness, belonging and influence. Boys & Girls Clubs of America offers school programs throughout the United States. The firm's programs include character and leadership, education and career, health & life skills, the arts, sports, fitness and recreation. Boys & Girls Clubs of America was founded in 1860.

Director
Prior

Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority provides air transportation services. The company's services include ground handling services to domestic as well as foreign airlines, and other services related to airfreight. It operates Washington Dulles International and Ronald Reagan Washington National airports. The company was founded in 1987 by the District of Columbia and Commonwealth of Virginia and is headquartered in Washington, DC.

Non-Profit Donations & Grants

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$25K - $50K
2018

Global Health Corps (GHC) believes that every person has the right to live a healthy, dignified life. They also believe that everyone has a role to play in the health equity movement. They embrace a philosophy of active problem solving and partnership that is designed to bring about real and sustainable progress. They are committed to creating a new breed of health sector leaders who develop innovative solutions to the most challenging health problems all over the world.

$25K - $50K
2015

The National Trust For Historic Preservation provides leadership, education, advocacy and resources to save America's historic places. The firm helps revitalize neighborhoods, communities, and spark economic development and promote environmental sustainability. The company was founded in 1949 and is headquartered in Washington, DC.

$25K - $50K
2015

Global Health Corps (GHC) believes that every person has the right to live a healthy, dignified life. They also believe that everyone has a role to play in the health equity movement. They embrace a philosophy of active problem solving and partnership that is designed to bring about real and sustainable progress. They are committed to creating a new breed of health sector leaders who develop innovative solutions to the most challenging health problems all over the world.

Political Donations
$95K
2015
$15K
2014

Governor at Texas Office of the Governor, Greg Abbott

$250
1993

Co-Founder at Infrastructure Networks, Inc.

Political Donations Received
Advisors
Advisor

Former Senator from Florida

Advisor

Executive Vice Chairman of the Board at The Atlantic Council of the United States

Advisor

Co-Director at Columbia University - Richard Paul Richman Center for Business, Law, and Public Policy

Awards & Honors
2012
Order of the Cross of Terra Mariana
2008
TIME - 100 Most Influential People in the World
2006
TIME - 100 Most Influential People in the World
Creative Works
Author
2012

Decision Points

Events
Speaker
Cayman Islands
2012 Cayman Alternative Investment Summit

The Cayman Alternative Investment Summit is an international conference that will bring together the world's leading institutional investors, fund managers, academics, economists and regulators in the Cayman Islands - the world's leading domicile for investment funds - to discuss and debate the fundamentals of a vibrant future for the alternative investments industry. The Cayman Alternative Investment Summit is held in conjunction with the 11th annual Legends Tennis event. Delegate passes include a general admission ticket to the Legends Tennis men's final. Spectators will be treated to matches played by Martina Hingis, Stefan Edberg, Wayne Ferreira, Jimmy Arias and Murphy Jensen.

Speaker
New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, NY-NJ-PA Metropolitan Statistical Area
2011 Concordia Summit

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