Crain’s Detroit Business
Sept. 23, 2022
Sandy Baruah, who has led the Detroit Regional Chamber for a dozen years, has signed a new five-year contract as president and CEO of the country’s third-largest chamber of commerce.
Baruah, 57, and the organization finalized the agreement in June. It was announced Thursday to the board of directors following a meeting of its executive committee.
Baruah, who had a kidney transplant in 2019, was administrator of the U.S. Small Business Administration and assistant commerce secretary under President George W. Bush. He previously was a corporate mergers and acquisitions consultant.