Chief Executive Officer, Europe, Middle East and Asia-Pacific
Jeremy M. Isaacs is chief executive officer for Lehman Brothers Europe, Middle East and Asia-Pacific and a member of Lehman Brothers' Executive Committee.
Mr. Isaacs joined the Firm in 1996 as co-chief operating officer of European Equities and later that year became head of Global Equity Derivatives. In 1997, he was appointed head of European Equities and retained responsibility for the global equity derivatives business. In March 1999, he became chief operating officer, Europe, and, in December 1999, Mr. Isaacs was appointed chief executive officer, Europe. In April 2000, he was additionally named head of the Firm's Asian operations, and has held the role of chief executive officer, Europe, Middle East and Asia-Pacific since then.
Prior to joining Lehman Brothers, Mr. Isaacs was an executive director at Goldman Sachs, a firm he joined in 1989.
In December 2003, Mr. Isaacs was appointed a non-executive director of St Mary's NHS Trust, an internationally recognized center of excellence for medical research, teaching and treatment, and served on the board until its merger with Hammersmith NHS Trust in September 2007. In October 2007 he was appointed a non-executive director of the newly formed Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust, the first Academic Health Science Centre in the U.K. He is also a member of the board and chairman of The Lehman Brothers Foundation Europe and a member of the British Olympic Association Advisory Board.
Mr. Isaacs is an honorary fellow of the London Business School.