R. MARTIN CHAVEZ
Global Co-Head of the Securities Division, Goldman Sachs
Marty is a computer scientist, investor, risk manager, and serial entrepreneur. Over the past 19 years, he has held multiple roles as a partner, Management Committee member, and senior leader of Goldman Sachs, including Chief Financial Officer, Chief Information Officer, and global co-head of the Firm’s largest and most complex business, the Securities Division. For the past 35 years, Marty has used data, math, software, and machine learning to solve hard problems for clients and stakeholders.
Prior to joining Goldman Sachs, Marty was the CEO and co-founder of Kiodex, acquired by Sungard in 2004, and Chief Technology Officer and co-founder of Quorum Software Systems. He holds an A.B. (1985) magna cum laude in Biochemical Sciences and an S.M. (1985) in Computer Science from Harvard, and a Ph.D. (1990) in Medical Information Sciences from Stanford.
Marty serves on the Board of Overseers of Harvard University, the Stanford Medicine Board of Fellows, the Board of Trustees of the Institute for Advanced Study, and the Board of Directors of the Los Angeles Philharmonic. Previously, he served on the boards of PNM Resources, Inc., the International Swaps and Derivatives Association (ISDA), the Friends of the High Line, the Foundation for AIDS Research, and the Santa Fe Opera.