The Honorable Robert B. Zoellick has been the president of The World Bank Group since July 1, 2007. He served in President George W. Bush"s cabinet as U.S. trade representative from 2001 to 2005 and as deputy secretary of state from 2005 to 2006. From 1985 to 1993, Zoellick worked at the Treasury and State departments in various capacities for Secretary James A. Baker, III, as well as briefly in the White House as deputy chief of staff. In 2006 and 2007, he served as vice chairman of Goldman Sachs International. Zoellick holds a J.D. magna cum laude from Harvard Law School, a master"s degree in public policy from Harvard"s Kennedy School of Government and a bachelor"s degree from Swarthmore College.