Bachelor, Princeton University, 1984. Master of Business Administration, Columbia University, 1987.
With Union Bank of Switzerland Investment Bank, New York City, 1987—2006, vice chair, 2004—2006. Founding partner Centerview Partners LLC, since 2006.
Board director National Archives Foundation, Lincoln Center, New York City, Brooklyn Museum Art, Center for Arts Education Inc. Member of Council on Foreign Relations.
Married Cheryl Cohen Effron.