Global Conference 2010
First Deputy Mayor and Chief Executive for Economic and Business Policy, City of Los Angeles
Austin Beutner is First Deputy Mayor and Chief Executive for Economic and Business Policy for the City of Los Angeles, as well as General Manager of the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power. He is the retired president and co-CEO of Evercore Partners, which he co-founded in 1996. Beutner serves as chairman of the board for the California Institute of the Arts, The Broad Stage in Santa Monica, Calif., and the California Governor's Council on Physical Fitness and Sports, and as co-chairman of the CalArts Community Arts Partnership. He is also founder and chairman of the Mammoth Mountain Community Foundation. A board member of the Carlthorp School in Santa Monica, Beutner is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations.