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Portrait de John Thornton
Age : 65
Public asset : 97,462,191 USD
Country of residence : Unknown
Linked companies : Ford Motor Company - Barrick Gold Corporation

Summary 
John Lawson Thornton is an American businessperson who has been at the head of 11 different companies and currently holds the position of Chairman of Zenti, Inc. and Non-Independent Executive Chairman at Barrick Gold Corp. Mr. Thornton is also Co-Chairman for The Brookings Institution, Co-Chairman for Asia Society, President of China Institute of Metrology, Trustee & Member at China Foreign Affairs University, Professor & Director-Global Leadership Program at Tsinghua School of Economics & Management and Member of Council on Foreign Relations, Inc. and on the board of 13 other companies.

He previously held the position of Chairman at Silk Road Finance Corp. Ltd., President, Co-Chief Operating Officer & Director at The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. Chairman for Goldman Sachs (Asia) LLC (South Korea), Chairman for Goldman Sachs (Asia) LLC and Co-Chief Executive Officer for Goldman Sachs International, Inc. (which are all subsidiaries of The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc.) and Non-Executive Chairman for HSBC North America Holdings, Inc.

Mr. Thornton received a graduate degree and an undergraduate degree from the University of Oxford, a graduate degree from Yale School of Management and an undergraduate degree from Harvard College.




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John Thornton : Connections 
The Frick Collection
GSO / Blackstone Debt Funds Management LLC
Blackstone Advisory Services LP
Blackstone (Legacy S Corp.), Inc.
Sungate Properties LLC
The International Business Council
The World Economic Forum USA, Inc.


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10/20BARRICK GOLD : to Restart Gold Mining in Tanzania
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03/15Barrick CEO Bets on Nevada Deal -- WSJ
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03/14Barrick CEO's Nevada Venture Could Be His Biggest Challenge
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03/05In Mining Fight, Prize Is Nevada -- WSJ
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03/04Nevada Is the Jackpot of a Barrick, Newmont Merger
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02/26Barrick Makes Bid for Gold Rival -- WSJ
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02/25Mining Giant Barrick Gold Makes Hostile Bid for Rival Newmont -- Update
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