Bruce Vincent Rauner (born February 18, 1957) is an American businessman and politician. He was the 42nd Governor of Illinois from 2015 to 2019. He defeated Pat Quinn on November 4, 2014. Rauner is the Chairman of R8 Capital Partners and the former Chairman of the private equity firm GTCR.
|42nd Governor of Illinois|
January 12, 2015 – January 14, 2019
|Preceded by||Pat Quinn|
|Succeeded by||J. B. Pritzker|
|Born||February 18, 1957|
|Spouse(s)||(1) Elizabeth Rauner (1980-div. 1993)|
(2) Diana Rauner
|Alma mater||Dartmouth College|
- "Bruce Rauner ousts Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn". Politico.com. Retrieved November 5, 2014.