Stanley F. Druckenmiller
Stanley Druckenmiller is chairman and chief executive officer of Duquesne Family Office, LLC. He founded Duquesne Capital Management in 1981, which he ran until he closed the firm at the end of 2010. From 1988 to 2000, he was managing director at Soros Fund Management, where he served as lead portfolio manager of the Quantum Fund and chief investment officer of Soros (1989–2000) and had overall responsibility for funds with a peak assessed value of $22 billion. Early on in his career, he worked at Pittsburgh National Bank and the Dreyfus Corporation. Mr. Druckenmiller is chairman of the board of the Harlem Children’s Zone, a board member of Memorial Sloan Kettering and the Environmental Defense Fund, a member of the Investment Committee of Bowdoin College, and cofounder and board member of Kasparov Chess Foundation. He graduated magna cum laude from Bowdoin College with degrees in economics and English and earned graduate degree credits in economics from the University of Michigan.