James D. Robinson's house

James D. Robinson IV is a venture capitalist and a founder of RRE Ventures, a private equity firm. The firm has a group of Fortune 500 executives and entrepreneurs as Senior Advisors, including Larry Bossidy, former Chairman & CEO of Honeywell and Allied Signal; David Coulter, former BankAmerica Corporation CEO; Joe Flom, Senior Partner of Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom; Michael Jordan, CEO of Electronic Data Systems and former CEO of CBS; Shelly Lazarus, Chairman & CEO of Ogilvy & Mather; Sam Nunn, former US Senator from Georgia; Ric Duques, former Chairman & CEO of First Data; and Terry Semel, former Chairman & CEO of Yahoo! and of Warner Brothers.

His father, James D. Robinson III was the chairman of American Express from 1977 until 1993. While at American Express, Mr. Robinson played a prominent role in the RJR Nabisco leveraged buyout battle as chronicled in the book Barbarians at the Gate. Former Senator Fred Thompson played Robinson in the 1993 movie. He is a director of The Coca-Cola Company and Bristol-Myers Squibb. He is also a non-executive chairman of the Board of Directors for Bristol-Myers Squibb. He also serves on the Boards of Directors of First Data Corporation and Novell Inc., and is honorary chairman of the Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. He is a member of the Business Council and the Council on Foreign Relations, and an honorary trustee of the Brookings Institution.
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