Peter Orszag is a banker and economist from the United States. Peter was the firm’s North American M&A Head and Global Co-Head of Healthcare. Orszag is currently the CEO of Financial Advisory at Lazard, effective June 2019.
Peter Orszag was also the director of President Barack Obama’s Office of Management and Budget. Orszag is also a Bloomberg Opinion columnist. As of 2021, Peter Orszag has a net worth of up to $30 million.
|Full Name:||Peter Richard Orszag|
|Age:||52 years old|
|Birth Date:||December, 16 1968|
|Birth Place:||Boston, Massachusetts|
|Wife/Spouse (Name):||Cameron Hill (m. 1997; div. 2006), Bianna Golodryga(m. 2010)|
|Children/Kids (Son and Daughter):||Yes|
|Is Peter Orszag Gay?:||No|
|Profession:||Banker & Economist|
|Net Worth in 2021:||$30 Million|
Peter Orszag Early Life
Peter was born on December 16, 1968, in Boston, Massachusetts, USA.
Peter Orszag, the son of Steven and Reba Steven Orszag, grew up in Lexington, Massachusetts. Jonathan Orszag, a Senior Managing Director at Compass Lexecon, is his brother.
His mother was the president and owner of a research and development firm, and his father was a Yale University math professor.
His paternal great-grandparents were Jewish immigrants from Hungary who arrived in New York City in 1903.
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Peter Orszag Education & Contributions
Princeton University awarded Peter a summa cum laude in economics. Peter Orszag graduated with honors from the London School of Economics, where he earned a Ph.D. in economics.
Peter Orszag is a Phi Beta Kappa member and a Marshall Scholar from 1991 to 1992.
Peter Orszag was the director of the Congressional Budget Office from 2007 to 2008. Orszag worked in the Clinton administration in two capacities: as a top adviser to the director of the National Economic Council and as a senior economist at the Council of Economic Advisors.
Peter Orszag is a member of the National Academy of Medicine, the Hamilton Project Advisory Council (the Project provides a platform for many economic thinkers to inject innovative policy options into the national debate), the Trilateral Commission, and the Marshall Scholarship Alumni Advisory Board.
Peter Orszag Net Worth & Career
In 2011, he joined Citigroup. Peter was the Chairman of the Financial Strategy and Solutions Group and the Vice Chairman of Corporate and Investment Banking at Citigroup.
Peter Orszag Personal Life
Peter Orszag has had two marriages.
Cameron Rachel Hamill was his first wife. They divorced after having two children. In 2006, they divorced.
On September 25, 2010, Peter Orszag married Bianna Golodryga, an American journalist and co-anchor of ABC’s Good Morning America’s weekend edition. According to some reports, Peter and Bianna first met at the White House Correspondents Dinner in May 2009.Bianna also worked as a news and finance anchor for Yahoo! News. Bianna currently works as a CNN contributor.
Peter Orszag Net Worth
Peter Orszag amassed the majority of his wealth through the sale of his books (Saving Social Security: A Balanced Approach and Aging Gracefully), his time in the White House, and his work for Citigroup.
Peter revealed in 2014 that he expected to earn around $4 million as an executive at CitiGroup.
In addition, Orszag reportedly earned $3.1 million in 2013. As of 2021, economist Peter Orszag has a net worth of $30 million.