Nicolas Berggruen

Philanthropist, investor

Nicolas Berggruen is the Chairman of the Berggruen Institute which addresses fundamental political and cultural questions in our rapidly changing humanity with its Great Transformations work. Committed to the arts, he sits on the boards of the Museum Berggruen, Berlin, and the Los Angeles County Museum of Art and has built with leading architects. He is co-author with Nathan Gardels of “Intelligent Governance for the 21st Century: A Middle Way Between West and East,” and co-publisher of The WorldPost. Nicolas Berggruen is also Chairman of Berggruen Holdings, the investment vehicle of the Nicolas Berggruen Charitable Trust.


A believer that ideas can make a better world