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Carol B. Einiger

Carol B. Einiger ’73
President, Post Rock Advisors LLC, New York

Carol Einiger is president of Post Rock Advisors, LLC, a private investment advisory firm based in New York.

Ms. Einiger received her BA from the University of Pennsylvania in 1970 and her MBA from Columbia Business School in 1973. She worked at Goldman Sachs from 1971 to 1972 and at the First Boston Corporation from 1973 to 1988, where she became a managing director and head of the capital markets department. From 1988 to 1989, Ms. Einiger served as an executive in residence and visiting professor at Columbia Business School, and from 1989 to 1992, as a managing director at Wasserstein, Perella & Co. From 1992 to 1996, she served as chief financial officer and then acting president of the Edna McConnell Clark Foundation.

Beginning in 1996, she served for nine years as chief investment officer of the Rockefeller University, until establishing Post Rock Advisors in 2005.

Ms. Einiger is a director of Boston Properties, Inc., the Lasker Foundation and the New York Stem Cell Foundation and a member of the investment committees of UJA-Federation of New York and the Lasker Foundation. She previously served on the boards of trustees and investment committees of the University of Pennsylvania and the Horace Mann School, as vice chair of the investment committee of the Museum of Modern Art, as a director of Credit Suisse First Boston (USA), and on the advisory board of Blackstone Alternative Asset Management, LP.

Ms. Einiger has received numerous awards, including the Alumni Award of Merit of the University of Pennsylvania, the Columbia Business School Distinguished Alumna Award, the Anti-Defamation League Woman of Achievement Award, and the Catalyst Award for Corporate Leadership.

Ms. Einiger and her husband live in New York and are the parents of a 30-year-old son.

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