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David Rubenstein, Trinity ’70 and chair of the Board of Trustees, will be the speaker at this year’s commencement ceremony.
Rubenstein is co-CEO of The Carlyle Group, a private equity firm he co-founded in 1987. Today, the firm manages $162 billion in assets, making it one of the most successful investment firms in the world. Additionally, Rubenstein is a philanthropist who has provided funding to national landmarks, as well as projects at Duke.