David Rubenstein is the Co-Founder and Co-Chairman of The Carlyle Group, one of the largest private equity firms in the world. Prior to this, he practiced law with Shaw, Pittman, Potts & Trowbridge. Rubenstein also served as Deputy Assistant to the President for Domestic Policy. Before his White House service, Rubenstein served as Chief Counsel to the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee’s Subcommittee on Constitutional Amendments. He spent his early career practicing law in New York with Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison.
EARLY LIFE AND PHILANTHROPY