Chair, Albright Stonebridge Group

Secretary Carlos Gutierrez is the Chair of Albright Stonebridge Group. He served as U.S. Secretary of Commerce from 2005-2009 under President George W. Bush, where he played a key role in the passage of landmark free trade agreements that remove trade barriers, expand export opportunities, and boost global investment. Prior to leading the Department of Commerce, Secretary Gutierrez spent nearly 30 years with Kellogg Company. Following assignments in Latin America, Canada, Asia, and the United States, he became President and CEO of Kellogg in 1999. In 2000 he was named Chairman of the Board of Kellogg Company. Secretary Gutierrez was born in Havana, Cuba. He is married to Edilia, and has three grown children.