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Former Gov. Bill Richardson Joins APCO

Bill Richardson, former Democratic Congressman, Energy Secretary, New Mexico state governor, and Presidential contender has joined APCO Worldwide as chairman of the executive advisory service, Global Political Strategies (GPS).

In addition to his political work domestically, he was also the U.S. ambassador to the United Nations. Though he did not go on to run for President, Obama had selected Richardson for commerce secretary. He had to withdraw his name due to a federal investigation, which was later dropped.

Richardson joins Mark Medish, who was just recently appointed MD of GPS. Richardson will be based in New Mexico with an office in the APCO D.C. location.

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Medish Joins APCO

Mark Medish, who was a senior staff member of the National Security Council during President Clinton’s tenure, has joined APCO Worldwide to lead the firm’s Global Political Strategies service and serve as EVP of the firm.

In addition to his service under President Clinton, Medish also served as deputy assistant secretary of the Treasury for international affairs under Laurence Summers and Robert Rubin. Most recently, he was VP of the policy think tank the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace.