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Sir Deryck Maughan

Sir Deryck Maughan was a Partner of KKR, a leading private equity firm, from 2005–14. He was Vice Chairman of Citigroup and CEO of Citigroup International from 1998–2004. Prior to that, he was Chairman and CEO of Salomon Brothers from 1992–97, a firm he joined in 1983. He worked at H.M. Treasury from 1969–79, and Goldman Sachs from 1979–83.

Maughan has served as Vice Chairman of the New York Stock Exchange and as a member of an Advisory Committee of the New York Federal Reserve Bank. He's a former Senior Independent Director of GlaxoSmithKline and a Director and member of the Executive Committee of BlackRock.

He's a former Trustee of Carnegie Hall, Lincoln Center and NYU Langone Medical Center. He also served on the Dean's Advisory Council of Harvard University's Kennedy School of Government. He continues to serve on an Advisory Council for Humanities and Sciences at Stanford University.

Sir Deryck is married to Lady Va Maughan. The Maughan Family Foundation has given substantial financial support to the arts, education and medical research. The Maughan Library of King's College London is named in their honour.

He's a Harkness Fellow and a graduate of King's College London and the Graduate School of Business, Stanford University. He was knighted by Her Majesty the Queen in 2002.