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William Donaldson
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    (June 2, 1931- )
    Graduated from Yale University (1953)
    Served in the Marine Corps (1953-1955)
    Graduated from Harvard University with an MBA (1958)
    Co-founder of a research and investment firm (1959-1973)
    Undersecretary of State during the Nixon Administration (1973-1974)
    Founder, Yale School of Management (1975-1980)
    Chairman, CEO, New York Stock Exchange (1990-1995)
    Chairman, President, & CEO, Aetna Inc. (199?-2001)
    Founder and chair, Donaldson Enterprises (1981-2003)
    Chairman of the Carnegie Endowment for International peace (1999-2003)
    27th Chairman of the Securities & Exchange Commission (February 18, 2003- )
    Married with 3 children
    He may have been appointed SEC chairman because he is connected to the Bush family.
    Some of his positions have created conflicts of interest with each other.
    Information about him is scarce on the Internet despite his distinguished career.
    He was a member of Yale's secret Skull and Bones society.
    He has been much more successful as SEC chairman than his scandal-afflicted predecessor.
    He does charity work.
    He helped restore investor confidence in the regulatory capabilities of the SEC by increasing penalties.
    He is known for his candor.
    He fought in the Korean War.
    Judging from the number of simultaneous leadership positions he has held, he has an amazing ability to multi-task.

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