Robert A. Belfer currently serves as Chairman of Belfer Management LLC, a private firm specializing in the energy, real estate and financial services sectors. Mr. Belfer enjoyed a long career with Belco Petroleum Corp., where he was named Chairman in 1985. He serves as a Member of the Board of Overseers and the Executive Committee of the Weill Cornell Medical College; on the Visiting Committee of Harvard University's Kennedy School; a Trustee of the Dana Farber Cancer Institute; and a Member of the Board of Governors of the American Jewish Committee and the Weizmann Institute of Science.
Mr. Belfer is a graduate of Columbia College and Harvard Law School. He and his wife established the Robert and Renée Belfer Family Foundation, which has given extraordinary support to a wide variety of renowned educational and nonprofit institutions. Together, they raised three children and have five grandchildren.