Doug Band is a founding partner and President at Teneo Holdings, an independent global advisory firm offering strategic communications, investment banking, business intelligence and restructuring services.
He has also served as Chief Advisor to former President Bill Clinton, and created the Clinton Global Initiative, which has raised $69 billion for philanthropic initiatives.
Band began working in the White House Counsel's office in 1995, and in 1999 was appointed by President Clinton to serve as Special Assistant to the President. Band then served as Clinton's Chief Advisor from 2002-2012 and in 2009 traveled to North Korea with Clinton to negotiate the release of two American journalists.
Doug Band serves on the Coca-Cola Company International Advisory Board and is an adjunct professor at New York University. He also served on the Board of Directors for the USA Bid Committee to bring the FIFA World Cup to the United States in 2018 or 2022.
Band is a graduate of the University of Florida and has a master's degree and a law degree from Georgetown University.