Ronald Steven Lauder is an entrepreneur and businessperson who founded 7 companies, notably: Central European Media Enterprises Ltd., Ronald S. Lauder Foundation and Neue Galerie New York and who has been at the head of 12 different companies. Presently, Mr. Lauder occupies the position of President of Neue Galerie New York (which he founded in 2001), Managing Member at PanAfrican Investment Co. LLC (which he founded), Chairman at RWL Water LLC (which he founded in 2010) and Chairman of Clinique Laboratories LLC. Ronald Steven Lauder is also Chairman & President for Ronald S. Lauder Foundation (he founded the company in 1987), Co-Chairman of Alzheimers Drug Discovery Foundation (he founded the company), Chairman at Brandeis University, Chairman-Governors Board at Joseph H Lauder Institute of Management & International, President at World Jewish Congress and Member of US Holocaust Memorial Museum and on the board of 8 other companies.
In his past career Mr. Lauder was Chairman at Estee Lauder International, Inc., Non-Executive Chairman for Central European Media Enterprises Ltd. (he founded the company in 1994), Executive Vice President at Estée Lauder, Inc. and Chairman-Trustees Board at The Museum of Modern Art.
Ronald Steven Lauder received an undergraduate degree from The Bronx High School of Science and an undergraduate degree from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.