David McCormick is co‐president and a member of the management committee at Bridgewater Associates, a global macro investment firm with more than $150 billion in assets under management, and the world's largest hedge fund.
He was previously Treasury under‐secretary for international affairs in the Bush administration and that deputy national security adviser for international economic policy. From 1999 to 2005 McCormick was an entrepreneur, serving as CEO of Freemarkets and president of Ariba, two publicly traded software companies, and earlier in his career he was a consultant at McKinsey & Co.
McCormick is a graduate of the U.S. Military Academy at West Point and has a Ph.D. from the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs at Princeton University. He is a former Army officer and a veteran of the first Gulf War.