John L. Thornton

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John L. Thornton "John L. Thornton has been a director of Intel since 2003 and is Chairman of the Finance Committee of the Board. He is a professor and director of global leadership at Tsinghua University in Beijing.

"Mr. Thornton retired in 2003 as president and co-chief operating officer of the Goldman Sachs Group and as a member of that firm's board of directors.

"He is also a director of the Ford Motor Company, News Corporation and the Pacific Century Group Inc. Mr. Thornton is chairman of the Brookings Institution Board of Trustees, a member of the Council on Foreign Relations, and a Director or Trustee of the Asia Society, China Institute, the Eisenhower Fellowships, The Hotchkiss School, Morehouse College, The Tsinghua University School of Economics and Management (Beijing) and the Yale School of Management.

"Mr. Thornton received a bachelor's degree in history from Harvard College in 1976, a bachelor's and master's degree in jurisprudence from Oxford University in 1978 and a master's degree in public and private management from the Yale School of Management in 1980." [1]

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  1. John L. Thornton, Intel, accessed February 25, 2009.
  2. Barrick Gold Board, organizational web page, accessed April 1, 2013.