Karen Seymour is General Counsel of Goldman Sachs and a member of the Management Committee. She is also a member of the Board of Advisors of Launch With GS, Goldman Sachs’ $500 million commitment to invest in companies and investment managers with diverse leadership. Ms. Seymour joined the firm as a Partner in 2018.
Prior to joining the firm, Ms. Seymour was a partner and member of the Management Committee at Sullivan & Cromwell LLP, specializing in commercial litigation, regulatory enforcement and internal investigations. She previously also served as Co-Managing Partner of Sullivan & Cromwell’s Litigation Group.
In addition to working at Sullivan & Cromwell, Ms. Seymour held several roles at the US Attorney’s Office for the Southern District of New York, including as Chief of the Criminal Division, where she oversaw all criminal investigations and prosecutions for the district, and before that as Chief of the General Crimes Unit.
Ms. Seymour is an Honorary Trustee, Vera Institute of Justice.