Stan Druckenmiller is chairman and chief executive officer of Duquesne Family Office.
Druckenmiller founded Duquesne Capital Management in 1981, which he ran until he closed the firm at the end of 2010. From 1988 to 2000, he was a managing director at Soros Fund Management, where he served as lead portfolio manager of the Quantum Fund and Chief Investment Officer of Soros (1989-2000), and had overall responsibility for funds with a peak asset value of $22 billion. Early on in his career, Druckenmiller worked at Pittsburgh National Bank and The Dreyfus Corporation.
He is chairman of the Board of the Harlem Children's Zone; a Board member for Memorial Sloan Kettering and the Environmental Defense Fund, and is a member of the Investment Committee of Bowdoin College.
Druckenmiller graduated with honors from Bowdoin College with degrees in Economics and English, and thereafter earned graduate degree credits in Economics from the University of Michigan.