People: Goldman Sachs Group Inc (GS.N)

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Summary

Name Age Since Current Position

Lloyd Blankfein

59 2006 Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer

Gary Cohn

53 2009 President, Chief Operating Officer, Director

Mark Schwartz

60 2012 Vice Chairman, Chairman of Goldman Sachs, Asia Pacific

Michael Sherwood

48 2013 Vice Chairman, Co-Chief Executive Officer - International, Head - Growth Markets

John Weinberg

57 2006 Vice Chairman

Harvey Schwartz

49 2013 Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President

Gregory Palm

65 1999 Executive Vice President, General Counsel, Co-Head - Legal Department

Alan Cohen

63 2004 Executive Vice President, Global Head - Compliance

Edith Cooper

52 2011 Executive Vice President, Global Head - Human Capital Management

John Rogers

57 2011 Executive Vice President, Chief of Staff and Secretary to the Board of Directors

Adebayo Ogunlesi

60 2014 Lead Independent Director

David Viniar

58 2013 Director

M. Michele Burns

56 2011 Independent Director

Claes Dahlback

67 2003 Independent Director

William George

71 2002 Independent Director

James Johnson

57 1999 Independent Director

Lakshmi Mittal

64 2008 Independent Director

Peter Oppenheimer

51 2014 Independent Director

Debora Spar

50 2011 Independent Director

Mark Tucker

56 2012 Independent Director

Biographies

Name Description

Lloyd Blankfein

Mr. Lloyd C. Blankfein is Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer of Goldman Sachs Group Inc. He has been Chairman and Chief Executive Officer (June 2006 – Present), President and Chief Operating Officer (January 2004 – June 2006), Vice Chairman with management responsibility for Fixed Income, Currency and Commodities (FICC) and Equities Divisions (April 2002 – January 2004), Co-head of FICC (1997 – April 2002) and Head and/or Co-head of the Currency and Commodities Division (1994 – 1997). He has been the Member, Dean’s Advisory Board, Harvard Law School, Member, Dean’s Council, Harvard University, Member, Advisory Board, Tsinghua University School of Economics and Management, Member, Board of Overseers, Weill Medical College Cornell University and Member, Board of Directors, Partnership for New York City.

Gary Cohn

Mr. Gary D. Cohn is President, Chief Operating Officer, Director of Goldman Sachs Group Inc. He has been President and Chief Operating Officer (or Co-Chief Operating Officer) (June 2006 – Present), Co-head of global Securities businesses (December 2003 – June 2006), Co-head of FICC (September 2002 – December 2003), Co-Chief Operating Officer of FICC, Head of Commodities and other FICC businesses (variously, 1999 – 2002) and Head of Commodities (1996 – 1999). He has been the Trustee, NYU Hospital, Trustee, NYU School of Medicine, Chairman, Advisory Board, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, Trustee, Harlem Children’s Zone, Trustee, American University.

Mark Schwartz

Mr. Mark Schwartz is Vice Chairman, Chairman of Goldman Sachs, Asia Pacific of Goldman Sachs Group, Inc., since June 11, 2012. Schwartz was President of Goldman Sachs Japan from 1997 to 2001 and Chairman of Goldman Sachs Asia from 1999 to 2001. Schwartz joined Goldman Sachs in 1979 in the Investment Banking Division. In 1985, he moved to Fixed Income where he founded and led the High Yield Department until 1990. Schwartz was head of the Capital Markets Department from 1991 to 1997 when he moved to Tokyo. He was named partner in 1988. Since 2006, Schwartz has been the chairman of MissionPoint Capital Partners, an investment firm he co-founded, which is focused on the transition to a lower carbon economy. He is also a member of the boards of directors of MasterCard Inc. and SoftBank Corp. He previously served as a senior advisor to Soros Fund Management LLC beginning in 2002 and then as president and CEO from 2003 to 2004. Schwartz is a trustee of NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital and is a member of its executive committee and vice chairman of its audit committee. He is on the executive committee of the Children's Hospital of NewYork-Presbyterian and is also chairman of the Columbia Presbyterian Health Sciences Advisory Council. He also serves on the board of trustees at Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH), as well as on the board of directors of the Ragon Institute of MGH, MIT and Harvard (formerly the Partners AIDS Research Center). Much of Schwartz's philanthropy at Harvard and MGH has been devoted to global health issues and biomedical research, with a particular focus on HIV/AIDS and tuberculosis in southern Africa. Schwartz serves on various boards at Harvard College, Harvard Business School, the Harvard Kennedy School and Harvard Medical School.

Michael Sherwood

Mr. Michael S. Sherwood is Vice Chairman, Co-Chief Executive Officer - International, Head - Growth Markets of Goldman Sachs Group Inc. Mr. Sherwood has been a Vice Chairman of Goldman Sachs since February 2008 and co-chief executive officer of Goldman Sachs International since 2005. Prior to becoming a Vice Chairman, he had served as global co-head of Goldman Sachs’ securities business since 2003. Prior to that, he had been head of the Fixed Income, Currency and Commodities Division in Europe since 2001.

John Weinberg

Mr. John S. Weinberg is Vice Chairman of Goldman Sachs Group Inc., since June 2006. He has been co-head of Goldman Sachs’ Investment Banking Division since December 2002. From January 2002 to December 2002, he was co-head of the Investment Banking Division in the Americas. Prior to that, he served as co-head of the Investment Banking Services Department since 1997. He is affiliated with certain non-profit organizations, including as a trustee of New York-Presbyterian Hospital and the Brunswick School, and as a member of the Board of Directors of The Steppingstone Foundation. Mr. Weinberg also serves on the Visiting Committee for Harvard Business School.

Harvey Schwartz

Mr. Harvey M. Schwartz is Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President of Goldman Sachs Group Inc., since January 31, 2013. Mr. Schwartz joined Goldman Sachs as a vice president in 1997, became a managing director in 1999 and partner in 2002. Prior to becoming global co-head of the Securities Division in 2008, he was global head of Securities Division Sales, where he helped oversee the Division’s relationships with clients including corporations, asset managers and institutions. Before that, he was co-head of the Americas Financing Group within Investment Banking, which centralizes financing-related advice, origination and execution for clients.

Gregory Palm

Mr. Gregory K. Palm is Executive Vice President, General Counsel, Co-Head - Legal Department of Goldman Sachs Group Inc. Mr. Palm has been an Executive Vice President of Goldman Sachs since May 1999, and the company's General Counsel and head or co-head of the Legal Department since May 1992.

Alan Cohen

Mr. Alan M. Cohen is Executive Vice President, Global Head - Compliance of Goldman Sachs Group Inc., since February 2004. From 1991 until January 2004, he was a partner in the law firm of O’Melveny & Myers LLP. He is affiliated with certain non-profit organizations, including as a board member of the New York Stem Cell Foundation.

Edith Cooper

Ms. Edith W. Cooper is Executive Vice President, Global Head - Human Capital Management of Goldman Sachs Group Inc. Ms. Cooper has been an Executive Vice President of Goldman Sachs since April 2011 and the company's Global Head of Human Capital Management since March 2008. From 2002 to 2008, she served in various positions at the firm, including sales management within the Securities Division. In 2002, she was responsible for the firm’s Futures business and, prior to that, she was co-head of the commodities business in Europe and Asia.

John Rogers

Mr. John F. W. Rogers is Executive Vice President, Chief of Staff and Secretary to the Board of Directors of Goldman Sachs Group Inc. Mr. Rogers has been an Executive Vice President of Goldman Sachs since April 2011 and Chief of Staff and Secretary to the Board of Directors of Goldman Sachs since November 2001. He joined the firm in 1994 in the Fixed Income division and served in various positions from 1994 to 2001. Prior to joining Goldman Sachs, he was a senior fellow at the Baker Institute at Rice University, having served as Under Secretary of State for Management at the U.S. Department of State from 1991 to 1993. From 1988 to 1991, he was Executive Vice President of the Oliver Carr Company and, prior to that, Assistant Secretary of the Treasury from 1985 to 1987 and Assistant to the President for Management and Administration from 1981 to 1985. Mr. Rogers is chairman of the boards of the Goldman Sachs Foundation and Goldman Sachs Gives.

Adebayo Ogunlesi

Mr. Adebayo O. Ogunlesi has been appointed as Lead Independent Director of Goldman Sachs Group Inc. effective July 24, 2014. Mr. Ogunlesi is Chairman and Managing Partner, Global Infrastructure Partners, a private equity firm that invests worldwide in infrastructure assets in the energy, transport and water and waste industry sectors (July 2006 – Present). Credit Suisse, a financial services company : Executive Vice Chairman and Chief Client Officer (2004 – 2006), Member of Executive Board and Management Committee (2002 – 2006), Head of Global Investment Banking Department (2002 – 2004), Head of Global Energy Group (1997 – 2002), Various positions (1983 – 1993). Attorney, Cravath, Swaine & Moore LLP, a law firm headquartered in New York (1981 – 1983). His Other Professional Experience and Community Involvement: Chairman, Africa Finance Corporation, Member, Board of Trustees, New York-Presbyterian Hospital, Member, National Board of Directors, The NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund, Inc., Member, Advisory Board, Smithsonian National Museum of African Art, Member, Board of Directors, Partnership for New York City Fund, Member, Board of Directors, Americans for Oxford, Law Clerk to the Honorable Thurgood Marshall, Associate Justice of the United States Supreme Court (1980-1981). He is a graduate of Oxford University, Harvard Business School and Harvard Law School.

David Viniar

Mr. David A. Viniar has been appointed as Director of Goldman Sachs Group Inc., effective January 31, 2013. His Career Highlights: Goldman Sachs : Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer (May 1999 – January 2013), Head of Operations, Technology, Finance and Services Division (December 2002 – January 2013), Head of the Finance Division and Co-head of Credit Risk Management and Advisory and Firmwide Risk (December 2001 – December 2002), Co-head of Operations, Finance and Resources (March 1999 – December 2001). He is the Former Trustee, Union College.

M. Michele Burns

Ms. M. Michele Burns is the Independent Director of Goldman Sachs Group, Inc., effective October 27, 2011. Ms. Burns has been Chief Executive Officer, Retirement Policy Center, sponsored by Marsh & McLennan Companies, Inc. (MMC); Center focuses on retirement public policy issues (October 2011 – Present); Center Fellow and Strategic Advisor, Stanford University Center on Longevity (August 2012 – Present). Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Mercer LLC. Chief Financial Officer, MMC, a global professional services and consulting firm (March 2006 – September 2006). Chief Financial Officer, Chief Restructuring Officer and Executive Vice President, Mirant Corporation, a competitive energy company (May 2004 – January 2006). Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Delta Air Lines, Inc., an air carrier, which filed for protection under Chapter 11 of the United States Bankruptcy Code in September 2005 (including various other positions, 1999 – April 2004). Senior Partner and Leader, Southern Regional Tax Practice, Arthur Andersen LLP, an accounting firm (including various other positions, 1981 – 1999). Board member and Treasurer, Elton John AIDS Foundation.

Claes Dahlback

Mr. Claes Dahlback is an Independent Director of Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. He has served for Investor AB, a Sweden-based investment company as Senior Advisor (April 2005 – Present), Chairman (April 2002 – April 2005), Vice-Chairman (April 1999 – April 2002) and President and Chief Executive Officer (1978 – 1999). He has been Senior Advisor, Foundation Asset Management, which is owned by three Wallenberg Foundations and acts as advisor to the Foundations with respect to their holdings (November 2007 – present). His Other Professional Experience and Community Involvement involves Member, Royal Swedish Academy of Engineering Sciences and Royal Swedish Society of Naval Sciences, Honorary Doctor and Director, Stockholm School of Economics; Chair, Stockholm School of Economics Foundation, Chair, Leader of the Year Award, Commander, Order of the White Rose of Finland and Recipient, Swedish Kings Medal of the Twelfth Night with the Seraphim Ribbon.

William George

Mr. William W. George is an Independent Director of Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. He was Professor of Management Practice, Harvard Business School (January 2004 – Present). He has served for Medtronic, Inc as Chairman (April 1996 – April 2002), Chief Executive Officer (May 1991 – May 2001) and President & Chief Operating Officer (1989 – 1991). He has been Executive Vice President, Honeywell International Inc., a diversified technology and manufacturing company (1978 – 1989) and President, Litton Microwave Cooking; Vice President, Litton Industries, a diversified manufacturing company (1969 – 1978). His other Professional Experience and Community Involvement includes Former Professor of Leadership and Governance, International Institute for Management Development, Former Visiting Professor of Technology Management, École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, Former Executive-in-Residence, Yale School of Management, Board member, World Economic Forum USA, Board member, Guthrie Theater and Trustee, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace.

James Johnson

Mr. James A. Johnson is an Independent Director of Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. He has been Vice Chairman, Perseus L.L.C., a merchant banking and private equity firm (April 2001 – June 2012). Fannie Mae - Chairman of the Executive Committee (1999), Chairman and Chief Executive Officer (February 1991 – 1998), Vice Chairman (1990 – February 1991). His Other Professional Experience and Community Involvement: Chairman Emeritus, John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, Member, Council on Foreign Relations, Member, American Academy of Arts and Sciences, Member and Treasurer, American Friends of Bilderberg, Chairman Emeritus and Executive Committee Member, The Brookings Institution, Council Member, Smithsonian Museum of African American History and Culture, Chair, Advisory Council, Stanford University Center on Longevity.

Lakshmi Mittal

Mr. Lakshmi Narayan Mittal is an Independent Director of Goldman Sachs Group Inc. He has been Chairman and Chief Executive Officer (May 2008 – Present), President and Chief Executive Officer (November 2006 – May 2008) for ArcelorMittal S.A., a steel company. He has also been the Chief Executive Officer, Mittal Steel Company N.V. (formerly the LNM Group) (1976 – November 2006). His other Professional Experience and Community Involvement includes Member, International Business Council of the World Economic Forum, Advisory Board, Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University, Board of Trustees, Cleveland Clinic, Member, Executive Committee, World Steel Association and Executive Board, Indian School of Business.

Peter Oppenheimer

Mr. Peter Oppenheimer is Independent Director of the Company. Mr. Oppenheimer is Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Apple, Inc., a designer and manufacturer of electronic devices and related software services. Before becoming Chief Financial Officer at Apple, he was Senior Vice President and Corporate Controller from 2002 to 2004, and prior to that, from 1996 to 2002, he served first as Senior Director of Finance and Controller for the Americas, then as Vice President and Controller of Worldwide Sales and later as Vice President and Corporate Controller. Before joining Apple, from 1992 to 1996 Mr. Oppenheimer was the Divisional Chief Financial Officer of Finance, MIS, Administration and Equipment Leasing Portfolio at Automatic Data Processing, Inc., a leading provider of human capital management and integrated computing solutions, and prior to that, from 1988 to 1992 he was a consultant within the Information Technology Practice at Coopers & Lybrand, LLP. Mr. Oppenheimer is a member of the boards of the California Polytechnic State University Foundation and of the Sacred Heart Schools in Atherton, California. He is a graduate of California Polytechnic State University, and received an MBA from the University of Santa Clara.

Debora Spar

Dr. Debora L. Spar has been appointed as the Independent Director of Goldman Sachs Group Inc. Dr. Spar is President, Barnard College (July 2008 – Present) and has been Spangler Family Professor of Business Administration (2005 – 2008), Senior Associate Dean; Director, Division of Research and Faculty Development (2005 – 2007), Senior Associate Dean, Recruiting (2004 – 2005), Professor of Business, Government and Competition; Chair, Business, Government and the International Economy Unit (1999 – 2004), Associate Professor of Business, Government and Competition (1995 – 1999) and Assistant Professor of Business, Government and Competition (1991 – 1995) of Harvard Business School. Her other Professional Experience and Community Involvement includes Other Professional Experience and Community Involvement, Member, Board of Trustees, The Nightingale-Bamford School and Member, American Academy of Arts & Sciences.

Mark Tucker

Mr. Mark Edward Tucker has been appointed as Independent Director of Goldman Sachs Group Inc., effective November 05, 2012. His Career Highlights: AIA Group Limited (AIA Group), a life insurance group in the Asia Pacific region, Executive Director, Group Chief Executive Officer and President, AIA Group (January 2011 – Present), Chairman, American International Assurance Company, Limited (February 2011 – Present), Chairman, American International Assurance Company (Bermuda) Limited (February 2011 – Present), Group Executive Chairman and Group Chief Executive Officer, AIA Group (October 2010 – December 2010), Executive Chairman, American International Assurance Company, Limited (July 2010 – October 2010). Group Chief Executive, Prudential plc, an international financial services group (2005-2009, and various other positions 1986-2003). Group Finance Director, HBOS plc, a banking and insurance company in the United Kingdom (2004 – 2005). His Other Professional Experience and Community Involvement: Member, International Advisory Council, International Centre for Financial Regulation, Prior Non-Executive Director, The Court of The Bank of England, Prior Director, Edinburgh International Festival. He is a graduate of the University of Leeds and is qualified as a Chartered Accountant.

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