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Voting Members

Voting Members are comparable to shareholders in a for-profit organization, except they do not have an ownership interest in The Conference Board, which is a not-for-profit corporation. Most Voting Members are either the current or retired Chief Executive Officer of a member company. The Conference Board Voting Members support our corporate governance by participating in an annual proxy for our Board of Trustees. In accordance with Section 517(a) of the New York Not-for-Profit Corporation Law (NPCL), the Voting Members of The Conference Board shall not be personally liable for the debts, liabilities or obligations of the corporation.

Voting Members

Josef Ackermann
Former Chairman of the Management Board and Group Executive Committee
Deutsche Bank

Sanjiv Ahuja
Chairman and CEO
Tillman Global Holdings LLC

Sayid Khalid Bin Hamad Al-Busaidi
Chairman
Sabco Group L.L.C.

Wayne W. Allen
Retired Chairman and CEO
Phillips Petroleum Company

Mukesh D. Ambani
Chairman and Managing Director
Reliance Industries Ltd.

Daniel P. Amos
Chairman and CEO
AFLAC Incorporated

Johan H. Andresen, Jr.
Owner and Chairman
Ferd Holding AS

C. Michael Armstrong
Retired Chairman and Director Emeritus
Comcast Corporation

Douglas M. Baker, Jr.
Chairman and CEO
Ecolab Inc.

Peter Bakker
President
World Business Council for Sustainable Development

Ajay Banga
President and CEO
MasterCard Worldwide

George S. Barrett
Executive Chairman
Cardinal Health, Inc.

Barbara Barrett
President and CEO
Triple Creek Ranch                                   

Alain J. P. Belda
Managing Director
Warburg Pincus LLC

Vance Bell
Chief Executive Officer
Shaw Industries Group, Inc.

Stephanie Birrell Luedke
Managing Director Global Head of Citi Investment
Citi Private Bank

Andrew C. W. Brandler
Former Chief Executive Officer
CLP Holdings Ltd

Beth A. Brooke-Marciniak
Global Vice Chair, Public Policy
EY

Lord Browne of Madingley
Executive Chairman
L1 Energy

Peter C. Browning
Chairman
Nucor Corporation

Kenneth Burdick
Chief Executive Officer
WellCare Health Plans, Inc.

Robert L. Burrus, Jr.
Former Chairman
McGuire Woods LLP

Jane Cahill Pfeiffer
Management Consultant, Former Chair
National Broadcast Company
(NBC)

Carl Camden
Retired President and CEO
Kelly Services, Inc.

Richard Cavanagh
Director and Senior Advisor
Fremont Group

Emmanuel Chirico
Chairman and CEO
PVH

Sir Chung Kong Chow
Chairman
Hong Kong Exchanges & Clearing Limited

David Chun
CEO and Founder
Equilar, Inc.

R. Kerry Clark
Director
Textron

Bertrand Collomb
Former Director
LafargeHolcim

Douglas R. Conant
Chairman
Conant Leadership

Ian M. Cook
Chairman, President and CEO
Colgate-Palmolive Company

François M.G. Cornélis
Chairman
Bpost

Yannis S. Costopoulos
Honorary Chairman
Alpha Bank

Roger Crandall
Chairman, President and CEO
MassMutual

Bruce Culpepper
U.S. Country Chair and President
Shell Oil Company

Alan M. Dachs
President and CEO
Fremont Group

Etienne François Davignon
Minister of State, Belgium, Former Vice President
European Commission

Ian E. L. Davis
Chairman
Rolls-Royce Holdings plc
Former Chairman and Worldwide                    Managing Director
McKinsey & Company

Bert De Graeve
Chairman
Bekaert

Roberto F. de Ocampo
Director and Founding Partner
Centennial Group Centennial Asia Advisors

Scott DeRue
Dean, Stephen M. Ross School of Business
University of Michigan

Suppiah Dhanabalan
Former Chairman
Temasek Holdings (Pvt) Ltd.

Samuel Di Piazza, Jr.
Retired Chairman
Mayo Clinic

Bülent Eczacibasi
Chairman
Eczacibasi Holding A.S.

Harald Einsmann
Senior Advisor
Trilantic Capital Partners 

Michael P. Esposito, Jr.
Director and Chairman
Syncora Holdings Ltd.

Isidro Fainé Casas
Chairman
LaCaixa

Roger W. Ferguson, Jr.
President and CEO
TIAA

Fred Festa
President and CEO
W.R. Grace & Co.

Niall FitzGerald
Chairman
Holdingham Group Limited

Vincent A. Forlenza
Chairman, President and CEO
BD

John D. Forsyth
Chairman and CEO
Wellmark, Inc.

Kenneth Frazier
Chairman and CEO
Merck & Co., Inc.

Jacob Frenkel
Chairman
JP Morgan Chase International

Daniel Fulton
Retired Chief Executive Officer
Weyerhaeuser

Victor K. Fung
Honorary Chairman
Li & Fung Limited

Sefi Ghasemi
Chairman, President and CEO
Air Products and Chemicals, Inc.

Francisco González
Group Executive Chairman
BBVA

Pablo González Guajardo
Chief Executive Officer
Kimberly-Clark de Mexico, S.A.B. de C.V.

Tomás González Sada
Chairman of the Board
Cydsa, S.A. de C.V.

James H. Goodnight
Chief Executive Officer
SAS Institute

Ilene S. Gordon
Retired Chairman, President and CEO
Ingredion Incorporated

Alex Gorsky
Chief Executive Officer
Johnson & Johnson

Alan Greenspan
Former Chairman of
the 
Board of Governors
The Federal Reserve System

John Haley
CEO
Willis Towers Watson

Kathy Hannan
Retired National Managing Partner, Global Lead Partner and Former Vice Chair
KPMG

Richard J. Harshman
Chairman, President and CEO
Allegheny Technologies Inc.

Robert Henkel
President and CEO
Ascension Health

Zsolt Hernádi                                                  Chairman and CEO
MOL Group

Frances Hesselbein
Chairman and Founding President
Frances Hesselbein Institute

Liz Hilton Segel
Managing Partner
McKinsey & Company

Jack Hockema
Chairman and CEO
Kaiser Aluminium

Ray R. Irani
Chairman and CEO
Ray Investments, LLC

Pablo Isla Alvarez de Tejera
Chairman and CEO
Inditex SA

Dipak C. Jain
Former Director
Sasin Graduate Institute of Business Administration
INSEAD

Larry Jensen
President and CEO
Cushman & Wakefield, Commercial Advisors, LLC

Ole Johansson
Chairman
Konescrane plc

D. Bryan Jordan
Chairman, President and CEO
First Horizon National Corporation

Harry P. Kamen
Retired Chairman
Metropolitan Life Insurance Company

Gerard J. Kleisterlee
Chairman
Vodafone PLC

William I. Koch
President and CEO
Oxbow Carbon LLC

Richard M. Kovacevich
Retired Chairman and CEO
Wells Fargo & Company

Harry M. J. Kraemer, Jr.
Executive Partner
Madison Dearborn

Richard J. Kramer
Chairman, President and CEO
The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company

Myles Lee
Former Chief Executive Officer
CRH plc

Mikalel Lilius
Chairman of the Board
Wärtsilä Corporation and Huhtamäki Oyj

Oscar M. Lopez
Chairman Emeritus
First Philippine Holdings Corp.

John A. Luke, Jr.
Chairman and CEO
MeadWestvaco Corporation

Antonio Madero
Executive Chairman and CEO
SANLUISRassini, S.A.B. de C.V.

Vikram Malhotra
Chairman of the Americas
McKinsey & Company

Padraig McManus
Retired CEO
Electricity Supply Board

Robert E. Mercer
Retired Chairman and CEO
Goodyear Tire Rubber Company

Bhupendra Kumar Modi
Chairman
Smart Global

Robert Moritz
Chairman
PricewaterhouseCoopers International Ltd

Stanley A. Mota
Chairman
COPA HOLDINGS, S.A.

Deanna M. Mulligan
President and CEO
Guardian Life Insurance Co.

N.R. Narayana Murthy
Chairman Emeritus
Infosys Limited

Joel Myers
Founder, President and Chairman
Accuweather

Sukum Navapan
Group Chairman
Navatanee Group of Companies

Thomas C. Nelson
Chairman, President and CEO
National Gypsum Company

Sir Bryan Nicholson
Retired Chairman
Financial Reporting Council

Lars G. Nordström
Chairman of the Board
Vattenfall AB

Steve Odland
President and CEO
The Conference Board, Inc.

Pat O’Doherty
Chief Executive
Electricity Supply Board

Ronald P. O’Hanley
President & CEO
State Street Global Advisors

Hutham S. Olayan
Retired President and CEO
Olayan America Corporation

Gavin Peterson
Chief Executive Officer
BT Group plc

John B. Prescott, A.C.
Chairman
Aurizon Holdings Limited

Jason Providakes
President and CEO
MITRE Corporation

John B. Reid AO
Executive in Residence
QUT Business School

Patricia Russo
Chairwoman
Hewlett Packard Enterprise

Edward B. Rust, Jr.
Chairman Emeritus
State Farm Insurance Companies

Güler Sabanci
Chair and Managing Director
Haci Omer Sabanci Holding AS

Maria Sastre
Retired President and COO
Signature Flight Support Corporation

Henry B. Schacht
Managing Director and Senior Advisor
Warburg, Pincus & Co., Inc.

Susan C.  Schwab
Ambassador
Former United States Trade Representative

Sideh Sedgh Bina
Founding Partner
Insigniam

Scott Serota
President and CEO
Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association

Frederick W. Smith
Chairman, President and CEO
FedEx Corporation

Venu Srinivasan
Chairman and Managing Director
TVS Motor Company Ltd

Jane Stevenson
Vice Chair, Board and CEO Services
Korn Ferry

Teong Hean Tan
Chairman
Southern Capital Group Pte Ltd

Inge Thulin
Chairman, President and CEO
3M Company

Juergen Tinggren
Former Member of the Executive Committee of the Board of Directors
Schindler Management Ltd.

Anton van Rossum
Former Director
Crédit Suisse Group

Karel Vinck
Honorary Chairman
Umicore

Paul A. Volcker
Former Chairman of the Board of Governors
The Federal Reserve System

Marcus Wallenberg
Chairman
SEB 

Miles D. White
Chairman and CEO
Abbott Laboratories

Maggie Wilderotter
Retired Executive Chairman 
Frontier Communications Corporation

Keith E. Williams
President and CEO
UL

Ronald A. Williams
Chairman and CEO
RW2 Enterprises, LLC

Alexander R. Wynaendts
Chief Executive Officer
AEGON,N.V.

Majorie Yang
Chairman
Esquel Group

Jaime Augusto Zobel del Ayala, II
Chairman and CEO
Ayla Corporation