List of chairmen of Citigroup

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The following is a list of chairmen and presidents of Citigroup—the person or persons who were ultimately responsible for the company since its founding in 1812. The company was led by presidents until 1909, when James J. Stillman became the first chairman, holding the highest office in the company.

Presidents[edit]

Title Portrait Named individual Start date End date Notes
President SOsgood.jpg Samuel Osgood 1812 1813 City Bank of New York
President William Few (NYPL b13049824-424737).tiff William Few 1813 1817
President Peter Staff 1817 1825
President Thomas L. Smith 1825 1827
President Isaac Wright 1827 1832
President Thomas Bloodgood 1832 1844
President Gorham A. Worth 1844 1856
President Moses Taylor - NARA - 527881.tif Moses Taylor 1856 1882 National City Bank after 1865 - telegraph lines referred to it as "Citibank"
President Percy Rivington Pyne I (1820–1895) circa 1875-1890.jpg Percy Pyne 1882 1891
President Portrait of James Stillman.jpg James Stillman 1891 1909

Chairman[edit]

Title Portrait Named individual Start date End date Notes
Chairman Portrait of James Stillman.jpg James Stillman 1909 1918

Presidents[edit]

The Chairman position was not filled between 1918 (Stillman's death) and 1929. Duties were handled by the President who acted on an interim basis.

Title Portrait Named individual Start date End date Notes
President Frank A. Vanderlip 1909 1919
President James A. Stillman 1919 1921
President Charles E. Mitchell 1921 1929
President Gordon S. Rentschler 1929 1940
President William Gage Brady Jr. 1940 1948
President Howard C. Sheperd 1948 1952
President W-s-rockefeller.jpg James Stillman Rockefeller 1952 1959
President George S. Moore 1959 1967

Chairmen[edit]

Title Portrait Named individual Start date End date Notes
Chairman Charles E. Mitchell 1929 1933
Chairman James H. Perkins 1933 1940
Chairman Gordon Sohn Rentschler 1940 1948
Chairman William Gage Brady, Jr. 1948 1952
Chairman Howard C. Sheperd 1952 1959 First National City Bank of New York after 1955
Chairman W-s-rockefeller.jpg James Stillman Rockefeller 1959 1967 First National City Bank after 1962
Chairman George S. Moore 1967 1970 First National City Corporation in 1968
Chairman Walter B. Wriston 1970 1984 Citicorp in 1974
Chairman John S. Reed 1984 2000 co-chair of Citigroup after 1998
Chairman Sanford Weill 2 Shankbone Metropolitan Opera 2009.jpg Sanford I. Weill 1998 2006 co-chair 1998–2000
Chairman Prince25012007.jpg Charles Prince 2006 2007 operating as Citi in 2007
Chairman Pr4262ls-treasury-rubin.jpg Robert Rubin 2007 2007 November 4 – December 11, 2007
Chairman Winfried Bischoff 2007 2009
Chairman Richard Parsons 2009 2012
Chairman Michael E. O'Neill April 2012 present

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