Kenneth Langone is the founder and CEO of Invemed Associates LLC, a New York Stock Exchange member firm specializing in healthcare and high technology companies. He currently serves on the board of overseers of the New York University Stern School of Business, as well as the board of trustees at NYU. Langone is chairman of the trustees of New York University Medical Center, renamed the NYU Langone Medical Center in April 2008. He is a co-founder of The Home Depot, Inc., and was lead director and a member of the executive committee of its board since its founding in 1978 until 2008. He serves on the boards of Unifi, Inc., Micell Technologies, Inc., Relationship Science LLC, Geeknet, Inc., and Juice Press.
In addition, Langone is vice chair of the Center for Strategic and International Studies, serves on the boards of St. Patrick’s Cathedral, The Ronald McDonald House New York, the Congressional Medal of Honor Foundation, the Horatio Alger Association of Distinguished Americans, Inc., and the Harlem Children’s Zone and it’s Promise Academy.
Langone received a B.A. from Bucknell University and an M.B.A. from the NYU Stern School of Business.