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List of famous investment bankers, with photos, bios, and other information when available. Who are the top investment bankers in the world? This includes the most prominent investment bankers, living and dead, both in America and abroad. This list of notable investment bankers is ordered by their level of prominence, and can be sorted for various bits of information, such as where these historic investment bankers were born and what their nationality is. The people on this list are from different countries, but what they all have in common is that they're all renowned investment bankers.

Items include everything from Edward Kennedy, Jr. to Robert Lawrence Kuhn.

From reputable, prominent, and well known investment bankers to the lesser known investment bankers of today, these are some of the best professionals in the investment banker field. If you want to answer the questions, "Who are the most famous investment bankers ever?" and "What are the names of famous investment bankers?" then you're in the right place. (107 items)
Peter George Peterson is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Famous Investment Bankers
Peter George "Pete" Peterson is an American businessman, investment banker, fiscal conservative, philanthropist, and author, who served as United States Secretary of Commerce from ...more
Daniel L. Doctoroff is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Famous Investment Bankers
Daniel L. Doctoroff (born July 11, 1958) became President of Bloomberg L.P., the leading global provider of financial data, analytics and news, in January 2008. He was the longest-serving deputy ...more
James B. Lee is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Famous Investment Bankers
James B. Lee Jr., commonly known as Jimmy, is an investment banker, notable for his role in the development of the leveraged finance markets in the U.S. in the 1980s. Lee is widely credited as ...more
Roger Altman is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Famous Investment Bankers
Roger Charles Altman is an American investment banker and Democratic politician. He served as Deputy Secretary of the Treasury from 1993 to 1994 under the Clinton administration until he ...more
Walter V. Shipley is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list List of Famous Investment Bankers
Walter V. Shipley was the former Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Chase Manhattan Bank and its predecessor Chemical Bank. Shipley was named chief executive of Chemical in 1981 and held ...more
Edward M. Kennedy, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list List of Famous Investment Bankers
Edward Moore "Ted" Kennedy, Jr. is an American lawyer and politician. He is a partner at Epstein Becker & Green, a firm headquartered in New York City, New York, and currently ...more
Steven Black is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list List of Famous Investment Bankers
Steven D. Black has been Co-Chief Executive Officer of J.P. Morgan Investment Bank at JP Morgan Chase Co., since March 5, 2004. Mr. Black assumed day-to-day responsibility for the business and ...more
Bruce Wasserstein is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list List of Famous Investment Bankers
Bruce Jay Wasserstein was an American investment banker, businessman, and writer. He was a graduate of the McBurney School, University of Michigan, Harvard Business School, and Harvard Law ...more
Uberto Pasolini is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list List of Famous Investment Bankers
Uberto Pasolini Dall'Onda is an Italian film producer, director, and former investment banker known for producing the 1997 film The Full Monty and directing and producing the 2008 film Machan.
Robert Lawrence Kuhn is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list List of Famous Investment Bankers
Robert Lawrence Kuhn is an international corporate strategist, investment banker, and public intellectual. He has a doctorate in brain research and is the author or editor of over 25 books, he ...more
Jimmy Wales is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list List of Famous Investment Bankers
Jimmy Donal "Jimbo" Wales is an American Internet entrepreneur best known as the co-founder and promoter of the online non-profit encyclopedia Wikipedia and the for-profit Wikia ...more
Per Wimmer is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list List of Famous Investment Bankers
Per Wimmer is a Danish philanthropist, space advocate, entrepreneur, financier, adventurer, author and future space tourist. On Oct 6, 2008, Per Wimmer participated in the World's first tandem ...more
Richard C. Blum is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list List of Famous Investment Bankers
Richard C. Blum is an American investment banker. He is the husband of United States Senator from California Dianne Feinstein. He is the chairman and president of Blum Capital, an equity ...more
Felix Rohatyn is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list List of Famous Investment Bankers
Felix George Rohatyn is an American investment banker. He is known for his role in preventing the bankruptcy of New York City in the 1970s, and he also served as United States Ambassador to ...more
Ted Hartley is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list List of Famous Investment Bankers
Theodore Ringwalt "Ted" Hartley has been a US Navy fighter pilot, an investment banker, an actor, producer, and is currently CEO of RKO Pictures. He is married to heiress, actress and ...more
Steven Rattner is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list List of Famous Investment Bankers
Steven Lawrence Rattner is an American financier who served as lead adviser to the Presidential Task Force on the Auto Industry in 2009 for the Obama administration. He was a managing principal ...more
Muhamed Sacirbey is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list List of Famous Investment Bankers
Muhamed Sacirbey is a Bosnian American lawyer, businessman and diplomat. Sacirbey rose to prominence in the 1990s when Bosnia and Herzegovina appointed him to be its ambassador to the United ...more
Blythe Masters is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list List of Famous Investment Bankers
Blythe S. Masters has been the Head of Currencies and Commodities of JP Morgan Chase Co., since November 15, 2006.
Tanya Beckett is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list List of Famous Investment Bankers
Tanya Louise Beckett is an English television and radio journalist.
Denis Bovin is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list List of Famous Investment Bankers
Denis Bovin, a former Vice Chairman at Bear Stearns, founded Stone Key Partners in 2008 with Michael Urfirer.
Philip Lehman is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list List of Famous Investment Bankers
Philip Lehman was an American investment banker.
Lou Correa is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list List of Famous Investment Bankers
Jose Luis Correa is a California Democratic Party politician. He served as a member of the California State Senate, representing the 34th Senate District. The district includes the cities of ...more
Michael Urfirer is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list List of Famous Investment Bankers
Michael Urfirer is a former managing director at Bear Stearns who founded Stone Key Partners with Dennis Bovin.
Sidney Weinberg is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list List of Famous Investment Bankers
Sidney James Weinberg was a long-time leader of the Wall Street firm Goldman Sachs, nicknamed “Mr. Wall Street” by The New York Times and "director's director" by Fortune magazine. In ...more
Anshu Jain is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list List of Famous Investment Bankers
Anshuman Jain is an Indian business executive. He took over as Co-CEO of Deutsche Bank on June 1, 2012 to succeed Management Board Chairman Josef Ackermann. Jain is a member of Deutsche Bank’s ...more