Robert A. Mosbacher Jr.

Robert A. Mosbacher Jr., 68, was appointed to the board of directors in April 2009. Mosbacher previously served as a member of the board from 1999 until 2005, at which time he resigned to accept an appointment by the Bush administration to serve as president and chief executive officer of the Overseas Private Investment Corp., an independent agency of the U.S. government that supports private capital investment in emerging markets around the world. He is chairman of Mosbacher Energy Co., an independent oil and gas exploration and production company. Mosbacher currently serves as board chairman of Global Communities and is founder and chairman of BizCorps, a Washington-based non-profit that places graduates of top business schools with entrepreneurs in emerging markets. He has a bachelor’s in political science from Georgetown University and a law degree from Southern Methodist University.