Mr. Raymond Dalio is the Founder and serves as Co-Chairman and Co-Chief Investment Officer at Bridgewater Associates. He is also the Founder of Principles. He also He heads the senior investment team that directs the research effort. He is the Founder and currently serves as President and Director at Dalio Philanthropies, is a former Board Member at Grameen America, and an Advisor at Breakthrough Energy Coalition and is an Angel Investor. He also serves as a Board Member at Breakthrough Energy Ventures. Mr. Dalio has over 35 years of experience in the financial field. He joined Shearson Hayden Stone, where he was in charge of the Institutional Futures Department. Mr. Dalio served as the Director of Commodities at Dominick and Dominick. He serves as a Director of Grameen America. Mr. Dalio received an M.B.A. degree in Finance from Harvard Business School in 1973 and a BA from C.W. Post College University.