Mark O. Winkelman

Director Since: December 2014

Goldman Sachs Committees: Risk (Chair), Audit, Governance
Other Current U.S.-listed Public Company Directorships: None
Other U.S.-listed Public Company Directorships within past 5 years: Anheuser-Busch InBev

Key Experience and Qualifications

  • Knowledge about our firm, including our fixed income business, and an understanding of the risks we face: Utilizes his previous tenure at Goldman Sachs as well as his service on the board of our subsidiary, Goldman Sachs International
  • Audit and financial expertise, corporate governance and leadership: Leverages prior service on the board of directors and the audit and finance committees of Anheuser-Busch InBev and service on the boards of directors and audit, finance and other committees of not-for-profit entities
  • Financial services industry: Experience gained through his role as operating partner at J.C. Flowers and through other industry experience

Career Highlights

  • Private investor (Present)
  • Operating Partner, J.C. Flowers & Co., a private investment firm focusing on the financial services industry (2006 – 2008)
  • Goldman Sachs
    • Retired Limited Partner (1994 – 1999)
    • Management Committee Member and Co-Head of Fixed Income Division (1987 – 1994)
    • Various positions at the firm, including Head of J. Aron Division (1978 – 1987)
  • Senior Investment Officer, The World Bank (1974 – 1978)

Other Professional Experience and Community Involvement

  • Director, Goldman Sachs International
  • Trustee, Penn Medicine
  • Trustee Emeritus, University of Pennsylvania


  • Graduate of Erasmus University in the Netherlands and The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania