Michael J. Carr

Co-Chair, Global Mergers & Acquisitions at Goldman Sachs & Co. LLC

Michael J. Carr

Michael J. Carr

Co-Chair, Global Mergers & Acquisitions at Goldman Sachs & Co. LLC

Biography

Michael Carr is co-head of Goldman Sachs' Mergers & Acquisitions Group, which entails responsibility for managing the firm's mergers and acquisition advisory services globally. In addition, he has an active M&A practice area advising clients who are considering strategic and financing activities in the Industrials, Natural Resources and Consumer sectors.

Michael joined Goldman Sachs as a partner in 1998 in the Mergers & Acquisitions Department of the Investment Banking Division (IBD). From 2000 to 2004, he was based in Hong Kong and was head of Investment Banking for Asia Ex- Japan. Upon his return to New York, Michael became co-head of the Industrials and Natural Resources Group. He was named head of Mergers & Acquisitions for the Americas in 2011 and served in that position until assuming his current role in 2015.

Michael is a member of the IBD Operating Committee and the IBD Client and Business Standards Committee. He has served on the firm’s Partnership Committee and the Asia Management Committee.

Prior to joining the firm, Michael was a managing director at Salomon Brothers Inc where he was head of the Global Mergers & Acquisitions Group.

Michael is Chairman of the Board of Trustees of Choate Rosemary Hall.

Michael earned a BA from Wesleyan University in 1980 and an MBA from the Wharton School of Business in 1985.

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President & Chief Operating Officer at The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc.

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Co-Head, Investment Banking Division at Goldman Sachs & Co. LLC

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Chief Accounting Officer at Goldman Sachs & Co. LLC

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Chief Risk Officer at Goldman Sachs & Co. LLC

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Global Co-Head, Securities Division at Goldman Sachs & Co. LLC

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Chairman & Chief Executive Officer at The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc.

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Managing Director at Goldman Sachs & Co. LLC

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Partner at Goldman Sachs & Co. LLC

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Head of Sustain Strategy at Goldman Sachs & Co. LLC

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Chief Financial Officer at Goldman Sachs Capital Partners

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Co-Chair, Global Mergers & Acquisitions at Goldman Sachs & Co. LLC
Education
MBA
Class of 1985

The Wharton School is the business school of the University of Pennsylvania, an Ivy League university in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Wharton was the world’s first collegiate business school and the first business school in the United States. It was established in 1881 through a donation of Joseph Wharton.

BA
Class of 1980

Wesleyan University is known for the excellence of its academic and co-curricular programs. About 2,900 undergraduates—and some 200 graduate students—from around the world pursue their classroom studies, research projects, and co-curricular interests in ways that are demanding and intensely rewarding. Here, on a beautiful campus overlooking the Connecticut River, students learn to do productive and innovative work that makes a positive difference in the world—that’s what Wesleyan is about.

Career History
Co-Chair, Global Mergers & Acquisitions
1998 - Current

Goldman, Sachs & Co. (GS&Co.), a limited partnership registered as a U.S. broker-dealer and futures commission merchant, together with its consolidated subsidiaries (collectively, the firm), is an indirectly wholly owned subsidiary of The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (Group Inc.), a Delaware corporation. The firm is a leading global investment banking, securities and investment management firm that provides a wide range of financial services to a substantial and diversified client base that includes corporations, financial institutions, governments and high-net-worth individuals.

Head of Global Mergers & Acquisitions Group
Prior

Salomon Brothers Inc conducts a global investment banking business, including providing analysis, market-making and brokerage services primarily to institutional investor.

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$250K - $500K
2017

Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center — the world's oldest and largest private cancer center — has devoted more than 125 years to exceptional patient care, innovative research, and outstanding educational programs. Today, we are one of 41 National Cancer Institute–designated Comprehensive Cancer Centers, with state-of-the-art science flourishing side by side with clinical studies and treatment. The close collaboration between our physicians and scientists is one of our unique strengths, enabling us to provide patients with the best care available as we work to discover more-effective strategies to prevent, control, and ultimately cure cancer in the future. Our education programs train future physicians and scientists, and the knowledge and experience they gain at Memorial Sloan-Kettering has an impact on cancer treatment and biomedical research around the world.

$250K - $500K
2016

Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center — the world's oldest and largest private cancer center — has devoted more than 125 years to exceptional patient care, innovative research, and outstanding educational programs. Today, we are one of 41 National Cancer Institute–designated Comprehensive Cancer Centers, with state-of-the-art science flourishing side by side with clinical studies and treatment. The close collaboration between our physicians and scientists is one of our unique strengths, enabling us to provide patients with the best care available as we work to discover more-effective strategies to prevent, control, and ultimately cure cancer in the future. Our education programs train future physicians and scientists, and the knowledge and experience they gain at Memorial Sloan-Kettering has an impact on cancer treatment and biomedical research around the world.

$250K - $500K
2015

Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center — the world's oldest and largest private cancer center — has devoted more than 125 years to exceptional patient care, innovative research, and outstanding educational programs. Today, we are one of 41 National Cancer Institute–designated Comprehensive Cancer Centers, with state-of-the-art science flourishing side by side with clinical studies and treatment. The close collaboration between our physicians and scientists is one of our unique strengths, enabling us to provide patients with the best care available as we work to discover more-effective strategies to prevent, control, and ultimately cure cancer in the future. Our education programs train future physicians and scientists, and the knowledge and experience they gain at Memorial Sloan-Kettering has an impact on cancer treatment and biomedical research around the world.

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United Technologies Corporation purchases Goodrich Corp.

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Southern Company Gas purchases Nicor, Inc.

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Ecolab, Inc. purchases Nalco Holding Co.

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Michael J. Carr is affiliated with Goldman Sachs & Co. LLC, Salomon Brothers Inc.

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