Global Head of Strategic Partnerships, Principal Investing and Risk
David Goldfarb is global head of Strategic Partnerships, Principal Investing and Risk for Lehman Brothers Holdings Inc. and is a member of Lehman Brothers' Executive Committee. He was named global head of Strategic Partnerships, Principal Investing and Risk in October 2006.
As global head of Strategic Partnerships, Principal Investing and Risk, Mr. Goldfarb is responsible for leveraging the Firm's global relationships and overseeing all of the Firm's principal investments, mergers and acquisitions and strategic joint ventures, risk management, and capital deployment. He also oversees the Firm's two internal investment businesses: Global Trading Strategies and Global Principal Strategies.
Mr. Goldfarb was chief administrative officer of Lehman Brothers for two years and, prior to that, served as chief financial officer from 2000 to 2004. Additionally, he served as global controller from 1995 to 2000. Mr. Goldfarb joined Lehman Brothers in 1993. Prior to joining the Firm, Mr. Goldfarb was a senior partner in Ernst & Young's Financial Services practice, where he worked from 1979 to 1993.
Mr. Goldfarb is chairman of the Firm's Pension Trustee Committee. He is a member of the University of Maryland College Park Foundation Board of Trustees and also serves on the Board of Visitors for the University of Maryland Robert H. Smith School of Business.