Alan Cohen is a member of Federation Management and an advisor to the Executive Office. He is a member of the Management Committee, Firmwide Client and Business Standards Committee, Firmwide Investment Policy Committee, Firmwide Volcker Oversight Committee and Vendor Management Operating Committee. Mr. Cohen is also Vice-Chair of the Firmwide Reputational Risk Committee. Previously, he served as Head of Global Compliance. Mr. Cohen joined Goldman Sachs as a Partner in 2004.
Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Cohen was a Partner at O’Melveny & Myers, where he Co-Headed the White Collar and Regulatory Defense Practice and the New York Litigation Group since 1991. Prior to this, he was an assistant US attorney for nine years for the Southern District of New York, where his last assignment was as the chief of the Securities and Commodities Fraud Task Force.
Mr. Cohen serves on the Board of Directors of the New York Stem Cell Foundation and the Board of Trustees of Temple University. He is also a member of the Lawyers Committee of the Innocence Project.