David A. Viniar

Director Since: January 2013

Goldman Sachs Committees: Risk
Other Current Public Company Directorships: Square, Inc.
Other Public Company Directorships within past 5 years: None

Key Experiences and Qualifications

  • Financial industry, in particular risk management and regulatory affairs: Over 30 years of experience in various roles at Goldman Sachs provides valuable perspective to our Board
  • Unique insight into our firm’s financial reporting, controls and risk management: As our former CFO, able to provide unique insight about our risks to our Risk Committee
  • Capital management processes and assessments: Experience gained through serving as the Goldman Sachs CFO for over 10 years

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)

Other Professional Experience and Community Involvement

  • Former Trustee, Union College