Kenneth G. Langone
Founder, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer, Invemed Associates LCC
Co-Founder, Home Depot, Inc.
Kenneth G. Langone is the Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Invemed Associates LLC, a New York Stock Exchange member firm specializing in healthcare and high technology companies. He is a Co-Founder of Home Depot, Inc., and was a Director and Member of the Executive Committee of its Board since its founding in 1978 until 2008. He is Chairman of the Trustees of New York University Langone Medical Center and serves on the Boards of Unifi, Inc., Relationship Sciences, and Juice Press LLC. Ken’s previous board appointments include General Electric Company, ChoicePoint, Inc., Greeknet, Inc., Yum! Brands and the New York Stock Exchange.
Ken received a bachelor’s degree from Bucknell University and an M.B.A. from New York University’s Stern School of Business; he remains active with both institutions currently serving on the Board of Overseers of the Stern School and on the Board of Trustees of New York University. He was a member of the Bucknell University Board of Trustees where he served as Chairman of its Nominating Committee, its Endowment and as a member of its Executive Committee.
Additionally, Ken serves as a board member of the Center for Strategic and International Studies, The Ronald McDonald House of New York, The Medal of Honor Foundation, Horatio Alger Society Foundation and the Harlem Children’s Zone as well as its charter school, Promise Academy.