E. Gerald Corrigan
Managing Director, Goldman Sachs Group, Inc.; Former President, Federal Reserve Bank of New York
Jerry is a managing director in the firm’s Executive Office. He is co-chair of the Firmwide Risk Management Committee, a senior member of the Firmwide Commitments Committee and a member of the Firmwide Client and Business Standards Committee. Jerry served as co-chair of Firmwide Business Standards Committee from 2010 to 2011. He is also a non-executive chairman of the Goldman Sachs banks in the United States and the United Kingdom. Jerry joined Goldman Sachs as a managing director in 1994 and was named partner in 1996.
Since joining the firm in 1994, Jerry has served as chair or co-chair of several firmwide and industry-wide groups dealing with various issues having major implications for financial market efficiency and stability. In addition, he provides a wide range of strategic advice to the firm and its clients.
Prior to joining the firm, Jerry served as president and chief executive officer of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, where he worked for 25 years. While at the New York Fed, he served as chief executive officer and vice chairman of the Federal Open Market Committee from 1984 to 1993. Jerry has also served as president of the Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis and special assistant to Federal Reserve chairman Paul A. Volcker.
Jerry earned a Bachelor of Social Science in Economics from Fairfield University and an MA and PhD in Economics from Fordham University in New York City. He serves as chairman, trustee and member of several nonprofit organizations.