Douglas L. Peterson

President and Chief Executive Officer

Douglas L. Peterson is President and Chief Executive Officer of S&P Global.

S&P Global is a leading provider of transparent and independent ratings, benchmarks, analytics and data to the capital and commodity markets worldwide. The Company’s divisions include S&P Global Ratings, S&P Global Market Intelligence, S&P Dow Jones Indices and S&P Global Platts.

S&P Global was created in April 2016 after shareholders approved changing the Company’s name from McGraw Hill Financial.

Mr. Peterson was elected President and CEO of McGraw Hill Financial, effective November 2013 and he joined the Company in September 2011 as President of Standard & Poor’s Ratings Services.

Previously, Mr. Peterson was the Chief Operating Officer of Citibank, N.A., Citigroup’s principal banking entity that operates in more than 100 countries. Mr. Peterson was with Citigroup for 26 years, during which time he transformed businesses and drove performance in investment and corporate banking, brokerage, asset management, private equity, and retail banking. His prior roles include CEO of Citigroup Japan, Country Manager for Costa Rica and Uruguay, and Chief Auditor of Citigroup.

Mr. Peterson is co-chairman of the World Economic Forum's Global Strategic Infrastructure Initiative and co-chairs the Bipartisan Policy Center’s CEO Council on Infrastructure. He serves on the Boards of Directors of S&P Global, the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation’s Systemic Resolution Advisory Committee, the Institute of International Finance’s Market Monitoring Group, the US-China Business Council, the Boards of Advisors of Wharton Financial Institutions Center, the Partnership for New York City and the Kravis Leadership Institute, and the Boards of Trustees of Claremont McKenna College and the Paul Taylor Dance Company.

Mr. Peterson received an MBA from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania and an undergraduate degree in mathematics and history at Claremont McKenna College.

President and Chief Executive Officer, S&P Global
Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer, S&P Global
Chief Operating Officer, S&P Global Platts
Managing Director, Channel
Management, S&P Dow Jones
Managing Director, Product Management, S&P Dow Jones
President, S&P Global Ratings
Managing Director & Chairman of the
Index Committee, S&P Dow Jones
Chief Product Officer, S&P Global Platts
Chief Commercial Officer, S&P Global Market
Chief Technology Officer, S&P Global and Chief Operating Officer, S&P Global Market
Chief Strategy Officer, S&P Global Platts
Head of Risk Services, S&P Global
President, S&P Global Market Intelligence & Executive Vice President, Data and Technology Innovation, S&P Global
Managing Director, Client Coverage, S&P Dow Jones
Vice President,
Global Head of Metals and Agriculture and Co-Head of Commodity News & Pricing, S&P Global Platts