People: Blackstone Group LP (BX.N)
Mr. Hamilton E. James serves as President, Chief Operating Officer of Blackstone Group LP. Mr. James was elected to the board of directors of our general partner effective March 20, 2007. He is also a member of Blackstone’s Management Committee and sits on each of the firm’s investment committees. Prior to joining Blackstone in 2002, Mr. James was Chairman of Global Investment Banking and Private Equity at Credit Suisse First Boston and a member of its Executive Board. Prior to the acquisition of Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette (DLJ) by Credit Suisse First Boston in 2000, Mr. James was the Chairman of DLJ’s Banking Group, responsible for all the firm’s investment banking and merchant banking activities. Mr. James joined DLJ in 1975 as an Investment Banking associate. He became head of DLJ’s global mergers and acquisitions group in 1982, founded DLJ Merchant Banking, Inc. in 1985, and was named Chairman of the Banking Group in 1995. Mr. James is a Director of Costco Wholesale Corporation and has served on a number of other corporate boards. Mr. James is a Commissioner of The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, a Trustee of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, member of The Boards of Trustees of Mount Sinai Health System, member of The Center for American Progress Board of Trustees, Vice Chairman of Trout Unlimited’s Coldwater Conservations Fund, Trustee of Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, Advisory Board Member of the Montana Land Reliance, Trustee of the Wildlife Conservation Society and Chairman Emeritus of the Board of Trustees of American Ballet Theatre. He is also a former member of the President’s Export Council — Subcommittee on Technology & Competitiveness. Mr. James received a BA from Harvard College and an MBA from Harvard Business School.
|Total Annual Compensation, USD||35,596,100|
|Restricted Stock Awards, USD||--|
|Long-Term Incentive Plans, USD||--|
|All Other, USD||40,312,600|
|Fiscal Year Total, USD||75,908,704|