Chair, Operations Committee
CREF Trustee since 2003
Bridget A. Macaskill, 67, has been the Chief Executive Officer since 2010, and President and Chief Operating Officer since 2009 of First Eagle Investment Management, LLC. She was formerly a Principal of BAM Consulting LLC, an independent financial services consulting firm, from 2003 to 2009. Ms. Macaskill also served as an Independent Consultant for Merrill Lynch under the terms of the Global Research Settlement from 2003 to 2009. Ms. Macaskill serves on the Boards of Directors of Arnhold and S. Bleichroeder Holdings, First Eagle Investment Management, LLC and Close Brothers Group plc. She also served as a director of Prudential plc, J. Sainsbury plc; International Advisory Board, British-American Business Counsel; Scottish and Newcastle plc (brewer); and Federal National Mortgage Association (Fannie Mae). She received a B.S. with honors from the University of Edinburgh. Ms. Macaskill has served as a CREF Trustee since 2003.