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The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (GS)

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The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc.

200 West Street
New York 10282
United States
212-902-1000
http://www.goldmansachs.com

Sector(s)Financial Services
IndustryCapital Markets
Full-time employees39,100

Key executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear born
Mr. David Michael SolomonChairman & CEO9.93MN/A1962
Mr. John E. WaldronPres & COO11.18MN/A1970
Mr. Stephen M. ScherrExec. VP & CFO10.33MN/A1965
Ms. Karen Patton SeymourExec. VP & Gen. Counsel4.62MN/A1962
Mr. John F. W. RogersExec. VP, Chief of Staff & Sec. to the Board of Directors5.68MN/A1957
Amounts are as of 31 December 2019, and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay includes salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in USD.

Description

The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. operates as an investment banking, securities, and investment management company worldwide. It operates in four segments: Investment Banking, Global Markets, Asset Management, and Consumer & Wealth Management. The company's Investment Banking segment provides financial advisory services, including strategic advisory assignments related to mergers and acquisitions, divestitures, corporate defense activities, restructurings, and spin-offs; and middle-market lending, relationship lending, and acquisition financing, as well as transaction banking services. This segment also offers underwriting services, such as equity underwriting for common and preferred stock and convertible and exchangeable securities; and debt underwriting for various types of debt instruments, including investment-grade and high-yield debt, bank and bridge loans, and emerging- and growth-market debt. Its Global Markets segment is involved in client execution activities for cash and derivative instruments; credit products; mortgages; currencies; commodities; and equities; and provision of equity intermediation, and equity financing services, as well as offers clearing, settlement and custody services. The company's Asset Management segment manages assets across various asset classes, including equity, fixed income, hedge funds, credit funds, private equity, real estate, currencies, and commodities; and provides customized investment advisory solutions, and financing services, as well as invests in corporate, real estate, and infrastructure entities. Its Consumer & Wealth Management segment offers wealth advisory and banking services, including financial planning, investment management, and lending; private banking and lending services; unsecured loans; and saving and time deposits. The company serves corporations, financial institutions, governments, and individuals. The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. was founded in 1869 and is headquartered in New York, New York.

Corporate governance

The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc.’s ISS governance QualityScore as of 8 December 2019 is 9. The pillar scores are Audit: 5; Board: 4; Shareholder rights: 5; Compensation: 10.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while 10 indicates higher governance risk.