TranscriptMay 11, 2022
Full transcript: 2022 Distinguished Leadership Awards salute the people of Ukraine, Mario Draghi, and more
By Atlantic Council
The Italian prime minister, businessman Claudio Descalzi, and Ukrainian singer Jamala were among the honorees at the Atlantic Council's premier gala event Wednesday night.
ACFrontPageFeb 5, 2021
Transcript: President Macron on his vision for Europe and the future of transatlantic relations
By Atlantic Council
At the launch of the new Atlantic Council Europe Center, French President Emannuel Macron talked about how with a new administration in the United States, this is an opportunity to re-invigorate the transatlantic community to tackle common challenges. This moment is an opportunity to reshape the Alliance with a more responsible global Europe at its core.
New AtlanticistOct 14, 2020
Honoring global leaders and unsung heroes in a time of world crisis
By David A. Wemer
As the devastating global public health and economic crises of the coronavirus pandemic continue, the Atlantic Council took time on October 14 to celebrate two stewards of the global economy and a legendary performer and philanthropist for their leadership in helping their fellow global citizens.
John F.W. Rogers is an executive vice president, chief of staff, and secretary to the Board of Directors of Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. He is a member of the firm’s Management Committee. Mr. Rogers joined the firm in 1994 in the Fixed Income Division and has served in various positions since then. He is also chairman of the Goldman Sachs Foundation and Goldman Sachs Gives, the firm’s donor advised fund.
Prior to joining Goldman Sachs, Mr. Rogers was a senior fellow at the Baker Institute at Rice University and spent a number of years in government service as an under secretary at the US Department of State, as an assistant secretary of the US Treasury and as an assistant to the president at the White House. He was the recipient of the Presidential Citizen Medal in 1985.
John serves as a life trustee and treasurer of the Ronald Reagan Presidential Foundation, vice chairman of the Board of the White House Historical Association, vice chairman of the Board of the American Academy in Rome, and chairman emeritus of the Board of the National Museum of American History at the Smithsonian Institution. He is also a member and past chairman of the Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association.