Edith Cooper

Managing Director, Global Head of Human Capital Management at Goldman Sachs

Edith Cooper is an executive vice president and the global head of Human Capital Management at Goldman Sachs.  Edith is a member of the Management Committee and serves as vice chair of the Partnership Committee. 
 
Previously, Edith was in sales management and led several businesses in the Securities division.  Edith joined Goldman Sachs in 1996 to build and lead the firm’s Energy Sales Group.  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, based out of London. 
 
Prior to joining Goldman Sachs, Edith spent a combined 10 years at Morgan Stanley and Bankers Trust, structuring and marketing derivatives.
 
Edith serves on the Kellogg School of Management Global Advisory Board and on the Board of Directors of the Brown University Sports Foundation.  Edith earned an MM from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University and an AB from Harvard and Radcliffe Colleges.  

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The Leadership Imperative

September 17, 2014 | Edith Cooper

Leadership, talent and commercial results have never been more inextricably linked.  In order to achieve business success and drive growth, today’s leaders must foster innovation by engaging a diverse, multigenerational workforce while ...

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