John M. Deutch


John Mark Deutch is an emeritus Institute Professor at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Mr. Deutch has been a member of the MIT faculty since 1970, and has served as Chairman of the Department of Chemistry, Dean of Science and Provost. Mr. Deutch has published over 140 technical publications in physical chemistry, as well as numerous publications on technology, energy, international security, and public policy issues. John Deutch has served in significant government and academic posts throughout his career. In May 1995, he was sworn in as Director of Central Intelligence, and served as DCI until December 1996. From March 1994 to May 1995, he served as the Deputy Secretary of Defense. From March 1993 to March 1994, Dr. Deutch served as Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisitions and Technology. From 1977 to 1980, John Deutch served in a number of positions for the U.S. Department of Energy. In addition John Deutch has served on many commissions during several presidential administrations. Mr. Deutch is a former member of the Board of CITIGROUP, Cummins, CMS Energy, American Natural Resouces, Perkin-Elmer, Raytheon, SAIC, and Schlumberger. He is a trustee of Center of American Progress, Resources for the Future, the Massachusetts Hospital Physician Organization, The Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, The Urban Institute (life) and the Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technology. John Deutch earned a B.A. in history and economics from Amherst College, and both the B.S. in chemical engineering and Ph.D. in physical chemistry from M.I.T. He holds honorary degrees from Amherst College, University of Lowell, and Northeastern University.

Since July, 2015 Mr. Deutch is a Member of the Board of Directors at Renova Management AG. He chairs Technology Committee of the Board.