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Gedale B.  Horowitz

Gedale B. Horowitz

Gedale B. Horowitz is a Senior Managing Director of Citi’s Institutional Clients Group. He has been with Citi for a total of 60 years, having joined predecessor firm Salomon Brothers in November 1955.� He was admitted as a General Partner in 1967.� Mr. Horowitz served on the Executive Committee of Salomon Brothers and was a member of the Board of its holding company Salomon Inc. from its incorporation in 1981 until the sale of the firm to Travelers Group in 1997.Mr. Horowitz was a member of the U.S. Treasury Borrowing Advisory Committee from 1979 to 1991 and from 1996 to 2000 and served as its Chairman in 1986 and 1987.� He was a founder in 1976 of the Public Securities Association (also known as the Bond Market Association) and served as its Chairman in 1979.� Mr. Horowitz also served as Chairman of the Securities Industry Association in 1991.� These organizations have now merged to form the Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association (SIFMA).�Mr. Horowitz was appointed by the Securities and Exchange Commission as a member of the original Municipal Securities Rulemaking Board, and was its Chairman in 1977.Mr. Horowitz served as Chairman of the New York State Local Government Assistance Corporation from 1991 to 1994 and was a Director of the Municipal Assistance Corporation for the City of New York from 1988 to 1994.� Mr. Horowitz was directly involved in the financial rescue of New York City and New York State from 1974 onward.� He served as lead banker for the Municipal Assistance Corporation and to the State of New York in returning them to the public market in 1976 and 1977.In addition, Mr. Horowitz led the Salomon Brothers group that advised and assisted Orange County, California from 1994 to 1996 to ultimately exit bankruptcy and return to the capital markets.Mr. Horowitz was a Trustee of Barnard College for 34 years and is now a Trustee Emeritus.� He is Trustee, Chairman Emeritus and emeritus member of the Executive Committee of the Board of Trustees of North Shore-Long Island Jewish Health System; past-President of the Jewish Community Relations Council of New York, Inc.; a member of the Board of Visitors of Columbia Law School, and a Vice Chairman of the Board of Trustees of The Statue of Liberty-Ellis Island Foundation, Inc.In addition, Mr. Horowitz serves as a member of the investment committees of the Conference of Presidents of Major Jewish Organizations, Conference on Jewish Material Claims against Germany, and Phi Beta Kappa.Mr. Horowitz is a graduate of Bronx High School of Science and of Columbia University and Columbia Law School.� He is a member of the New York State Bar Association and the American Bar Association.