Justin G. Muzinich served as Deputy Secretary of the U.S. Treasury. He played a leading role in Treasury’s economic response to COVID-19 and in the passage of the 2017 tax reform bill, and he managed Treasury’s national security portfolio. Previously, Mr. Muzinich was the Policy Director for Jeb Bush’s campaign for President. He also served as President of Muzinich & Co, and was an adjunct professor at Columbia Business School.
Justin Muzinich assumed office as Deputy Secretary of the Treasury on December 12, 2018, having been confirmed by the United States Senate a day earlier. Previously he served as Counselor to the Secretary, advising the Secretary on policy initiatives, including tax reform. Immediately prior to joining the Treasury Department, Mr. Muzinich was President of Muzinich & Co., an international investment firm, and taught at Columbia Business School. He holds a J.D. from Yale Law School where he was an Olin Fellow, an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School where he was a Baker Scholar, and a B.A. from Harvard College.