Darren Walker

President, Ford Foundation


Darren Walker is president of the Ford Foundation, an international social justice philanthropy with a $13 billion endowment and $600 million in annual grant making. Darren chairs the US Alliance on Impact Investing and also serves on the boards of Carnegie Hall, the High Line and the Committee to Protect Journalists, and is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations. Darren received his BA and law degree from the University of Texas at Austin.