Reuben Jeffery III

Senior Advisory Board member

Reuben Jeffery is Chair of Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation Americas Holdings, Inc (SMBCAH).

Mr. Jeffery is the former President and Chief Executive Officer of Rockefeller & Co. (2010-2018). He served seven years in the U.S. government in a variety of positions, including as Under Secretary of State for Economic, Energy and Agricultural Affairs; Chair of the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission; and as Special Assistant to the President on the staff of the National Security Council (2002-2009). Mr. Jeffery spent eighteen years at Goldman, Sachs & Co., where he was Managing Partner of the firm’s Paris office and of its European Financial Institutions Group in London. Before joining Goldman Sachs, he began his career as a corporate attorney with Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP. Mr. Jeffery serves on the Boards of PartnerRe Ltd. and Affiliated Managers Group, Inc. In addition, Mr. Jeffery is a board member of the Financial Services Volunteer Corps and a life member of the Council on Foreign Relations.