Stephanie Cohen is Goldman Sachs’ Chief Strategy Officer and a member of the Management Committee. She is also a member of the Partnership Committee, Firmwide Asset Liability Committee and Global Diversity Committee. In addition to driving strategy and mergers and acquisitions (M&A) for the firm, Cohen leads Launch With GS, the firm’s first for-profit investing initiative with a gender lens, as well as GS Accelerate, the firm’s in-house innovation engine.Prior to assuming her current role, Cohen was Global Head of Financial Sponsor M&A in the Investment Banking Division (IBD). Before that, Stephanie was sector captain for General Industrials in the Global Industrials Group and a member of the M&A Group in IBD. In 2008, Cohen managed Conflicts and Business Selection for IBD in the Americas. Prior to that, Cohen was a Vice President in the Industrials and Merger Leadership Groups in San Francisco. Earlier in her career, Cohen worked in New York in the M&A department. Cohen joined Goldman Sachs as an analyst in 1999, was named Managing Director in 2008 and Partner in 2014.Cohen serves on the National Board of Directors of CollegeSpring and as a member of the Board of Quill.org.Contact a speaker booking agent to check availability on Stephanie Cohen and other top speakers and celebrities.