R. Nicholas Burns
Ambassador to China (People's Republic of)
Observations
  • Millionaire
Estimated Net Worth
  • estimated net worth
    $3.8 M - $14.0 M
Salary
  • salary
    Unknown

Financial Disclosure Details - OGE Form 278e (04/30/2021)

Positions Held Outside United States Government

#
Organization
City
Position
To
1
Cambridge, Massachusetts
Professor
Present
2
Washington, D.C., District of Columbia
Executive Director
Present
3
Billerica, Massachusetts
Board Director
Present
4
Washington D.C., District of Columbia
Senior Counselor
Present
5
Washington, District of Columbia
Board Director
Present
6
Westport, Massachusetts
Trustee
Present
7
Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey
Commentator
8/2019
8
New York, New York
Chairman of the Board
Present
9
Sydney, Australia
Fellow
10/2019
10
New York, New York
Board of Trustees
Present

Employment Assets & Income and Retirement Accounts

#
Description
Value
Income Type
Income Amount
1
Aspen Strategy Group
Salary
$141,239
2
Harvard University
Salary
$424,897
3
Entegris, Inc., unvested restricted stock units
$100,001 - $250,000
None (or less than $201)
4
Entegris, Inc.
Director Fees
$106,250
5
Entegris, Inc.
$1,000,001 - $5,000,000
Dividends Capital Gains
$100,001 - $1,000,000
6
Richard Lounsbery Foundation
Director's Fee
$30,000
7
The Cohen Group (The Cohen Group is a Consulting firm.)
Consulting Fees
$415,000
8
SEP IRA
8.1
U.S. credit union (cash)
$500,001 - $1,000,000
None (or less than $201)
9
Speech at Duke University - April 8, 2021
Honorarium for speech.
$7,500

Employment Agreements and Arrangements

#
Employer Or Party
City
Status And Terms
Date
1
Cambridge, Massachusetts
I will take a two-year unpaid leave from Harvard University. Harvard will not make contributions to my defined contribution plans during my leave. I will retain my supplemental life insurance and disability insurance but will pay for them with no assistance from Harvard during my leave.
4/2021
2
Billerica, Massachusetts
At resignation, I will forfeit my unvested restricted stock units.
4/2011

Sources of Compensation Exceeding $5,000 in a Year

#
Source
City
Duties
1
Washington, D.C., District of Columbia
Executive Director of the Aspen Strategy Group.
2
Cambridge, Massachusetts
Professor and Faculty Chair of the Future of Diplomacy Project and the Project on Europe and the Transatlantic Relationship.
3
Billerica, Massachusetts
Board Director
4
Washington, District of Columbia
Board Director
5
Washington D.C., District of Columbia
Senior Counselor
6
Athens, Outside U.S.
A speech to Eurobank on January 21, 2021
7
Durham, North Carolina
A speech to Duke on April 8. 2021
8
Seoul, South Korea
Speech at KOR-Asia Forum on November 25, 2020
9
Nassau, Bahamas
Two speeches for Royal Fidelity Bank March 4 and 6, 2020
10
Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts
Speeches for Boston College on February 25 and June 8, 2020

Spouse's Employment Assets & Income and Retirement Accounts

#
Description
Value
Type
Amount
1
Individual retirement accounts
1.1
U.S. credit union (cash)
$50,001 - $100,000
None (or less than $201)

Other Assets and Income

#
Description
Value
Type
Amount
1
Brokerage Account
1.1
AT&T Inc.
None (or less than $1,001)
Capital Gains
$201 - $1,000
1.2
Abbott Laboratories (ABT)
$15,001 - $50,000
Dividends
None (or less than $201)
1.3
Analog Devices, Inc. (ADI)
$1,001 - $15,000
Dividends
None (or less than $201)
1.4
Apple Inc
$15,001 - $50,000
Dividends
None (or less than $201)
1.5
AptarGroup, Inc. (ATR)
$1,001 - $15,000
Dividends
None (or less than $201)
1.6
Automatic Data Processing, Inc. (ADP)
$1,001 - $15,000
Dividends
$201 - $1,000
1.7
Canadian National Railway Co
$1,001 - $15,000
Dividends
None (or less than $201)
1.8
Carrier Global Corp
$1,001 - $15,000
Dividends
None (or less than $201)
1.9
Chubb Ltd. (CB)
$1,001 - $15,000
Dividends
None (or less than $201)

Transactions

#
Description
Type
Date
Amount
Nothing reported in this section

Liabilities

#
Creditor
Amount
Incurred
Term
1
Chase
$250,001 - $500,000
2016
30 years

Gifts and Travel Reimbursements

#
Source Name
City
Description
Value
Nothing reported in this section

Endnotes

Section
#
Description
Nothing reported in this section

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