John C Bogle

John C Bogle

BOGLE is the founder and President of the Vanguard Group, Inc.'s Bogle Financial Markets Research Center. He founded Vanguard in 1974 and served as chairman, chief executive officer, and senior chairman until 1996 and 2000, respectively. Bogle was named one of the four Investment Giants of the twentieth century by Fortune magazine in 1999; Time magazine named him one of the world's 100 most powerful and influential persons in 2004, and Institutional Investor honored him with its Lifetime Achievement Award in 2005.