Mark Flaherty

Director Since: December 2014

Goldman Sachs Committees: Audit, Governance, Risk
Other Current U.S.-listed Public Company Directorships:  None
Other U.S.-listed Public Company Directorships within past 5 years:  None

Key Experience and Qualifications

  • Leadership in investment management industry: Leverages over 20 years of experience in the investment management industry, including at Wellington Management Company
  • Perspective on institutional investors’ approach to company performance and corporate governance: Experience developed through his tenure at Wellington and Standish, Ayer and Wood
  • Risk expertise: Draws upon years of experience in the financial industry to provide informed perspective to our Board and committees

Career Highlights

  • Wellington Management Company, an investment management company
    • Vice Chairman (2011 – 2012)
    • Director of Global Investment Services (2002 – 2012)
    • Partner, Senior Vice President (2001 – 2012)
  • Standish, Ayer and Wood, an investment management company
    • Executive Committee Member (1997 – 1999)
    • Partner (1994 – 1999)
    • Director, Global Equity Trading (1991 – 1999)
  • Director, Global Equity Trading, Aetna, a diversified healthcare benefit company (1987 – 1991)

Other Professional Experience and Community Involvement

  • Member, Board of Directors, PGA Tour
  • Member, Board of Directors, Patrick Cantlay Foundation
  • Former Member, Board of Trustees, Providence College


  • Graduate of Providence College