Stephen Scherr

Chief Financial Officer at Goldman Sachs Capital Partners

Stephen Scherr

Stephen Scherr

Chief Financial Officer at Goldman Sachs Capital Partners

Overview
Career Highlights

The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc.
Goldman Sachs Capital Partners
Goldman Sachs & Co. LLC

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Number of Boards

8

Birthday

1964

Age

56

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Chief Executive Officer, European Operations at The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc.

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Managing Director, Principal Investment Area at Goldman Sachs & Co. LLC

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Partner & Managing Director at Goldman Sachs Capital Partners

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Partner & Co-Head-Private Equity EMEA at Goldman Sachs AIMS Private Equity

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Co-Chief Executive Officer at Goldman Sachs Hedge Fund Strategies LLC

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Member, Executive Leadership Team at UJA-Federation of New York

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

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

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Managing Director & Partner at Goldman Sachs Capital Partners

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Executive Vice President at Goldman Sachs & Co. LLC

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Stephen Scherr
Chief Financial Officer at Goldman Sachs Capital Partners
Education
JD
Class of 1990

Harvard Law School offers an energetic and creative learning environment, a diverse and dedicated faculty—whose expertise spans a broad array of legal subjects—and a student body that comes from every state in the U.S. and more than 70 countries around the world. Approximately 1,900 students attend HLS each year: 1,680 J.D. students, 160 LL.M. students, and 50 S.J.D. candidates. The faculty includes more than 100 full-time professors and more than 150 visiting professors, lecturers on law, and instructors. The curriculum features more than 260 courses and seminars that cover a broad range of traditional and emerging legal fields. A Harvard Law education prepares students for success in law practice, business, public service, teaching, and more. Most HLS students are pursuing a J.D. (Juris Doctor) degree, while many others are earning an LL.M. (Master of Laws) or the S.J.D. (Doctor of Juridical Science). Harvard Law School also offers many joint degree programs, coordinated programs, and concurrent degree opportunities with other schools within Harvard University. The Law School community is also home to numerous research programs and engaging publications, including books, scholarly periodicals, newsletters, and a weekly student newspaper.

AB
Class of 1986

The Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs is a professional public policy school at Princeton University. The school has granted undergraduate A.B. degrees since 1930 and graduate degrees since 1948. The School of Public and International Affairs, as it was originally named, was founded at Princeton in 1930, created in the spirit of Woodrow Wilson's interest in preparing students for leadership in public and international affairs.

Career History
Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer
1993 - Current

Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. engages in global investment banking, securities, and investment management, which provides financial services. It operates through the following business segments: Investment Banking, Global Markets, Asset Management, and Consumer & Wealth Management. The Investment Banking segment serves public and private sector clients around the world and provides financial advisory services, help companies raise capital to strengthen and grow their businesses and provide financing to corporate clients. The Global Markets segment serves its clients who buy and sell financial products, funding and manage risk. The Asset Management segment provides investment services to help clients preserve and grow their financial assets. The Consumer & Wealth Management segment helps clients to achieve their individual financial goals by providing a wealth advisory and banking services. The company was founded by Marcus Goldman in 1869 and is headquartered in New York, NY.

Chief Financial Officer
Current

GS Capital Partners seeks long-term capital appreciation by committing equity to high-quality companies with superior management in a variety of situations, including LBOs, recapitalizations, and growth investments to fund acquisition or expansion.The firm invests across a range of industries in different forms of private equity instruments. Individual transactions vary considerably by industry, overall capital structure, geography, currency, stage of development, size and exit strategy.

Chief Financial Officer
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.

Boards & Committees
Member, Board of Directors
Tenure Unconfirmed

Pine Street Capital Partners provides capital to lower-market companies with revenues of $10 million to $75 million and positive EBITDA margins of greater than 10%. They participate in growth capital investments, strategic acquisitions, private equity sponsored buyouts, MBOs, recapitalizations and shareholder dividends. Investments are typically made in the form of subordinated debt with warrants. This usually includes a fixed current pay coupon with PIK interest where appropriate and a tem of 4 to 6 years. They generally require interest only until maturity. Pine Street will consider equity co-investments on a case by case basis. Their preferred mezzanine investment size ranges from $1 million to $3 million. They will invest up to $1 million in equity alongside a debt investment.Pine Street generally invests in US-based manufacturing, business services, consumer products, healthcare and media companies. The firm does not invest in the real estate, biotechnology or oil & gas industries. They prefer investments in companies headquartered in the Northeastern and Middle Atlantic regions of the US. Pine Street consider transactions outside of these regions for: (1) transactions sponsored by equity groups with which Pine Street has a prior relationship and (2) unsponsored transactions where they know the management team or are introduced to the opportunity through a direct relationship.Pine Street looks for companies with: (1) positive operating history (2) recurring or highly repeatable revenue (3) a sustainable competitive position (4) a branded or highly engineered product (5) a diversified customer base (6) growing markets or opportunities to increase market share in more mature markets and (7) experienced management with a significant equity stake.Pine Street usually requires board observations rights on the Boards of Directors of their portfolio companies.

Director
Prior

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) is the world’s largest voluntary health organization dedicated to funding blood cancer research and providing education and patient services.  Founded in 1949, it is relentless in pursuit of its mission: Cure leukemia, lymphoma, Hodgkin’s disease and myeloma, and improve the quality of life of patients and their families.

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Motorola, Inc. purchases Symbol Technologies, Inc.

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Comcast Corporation purchases Susquehanna Communications, Inc. from Susquehanna Pfaltzgraff Co.

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Events
Attendee
Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
2012 World Economic Forum on Latin America

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