Abby Joseph Cohen

Abby Joseph Cohen is a partner and chief U.S. investment strategist at Goldman, Sachs & Co. She also serves on the firm’s Partnership Committee, Investment Retirement Committee, and on the board of Pine Street, which is charged with management and leadership development. Prior to joining Goldman Sachs in 1990, she held similar responsibilities at Drexel Burnham Lambert and was an economist and quantitative analyst with T. Rowe Price Associates. She has been recognized for more than a decade as a leader in U.S. portfolio strategy by Institutional Investor Magazine and Greenwich Associates. Cohen has been honored by many groups, including the Financial Women's Association and the New York Stock Exchange and is a member of the Wall Street Week Hall of Fame. She is also a Trustee of Cornell University and the Jewish Theological Seminary of America and serves on the Board of Overseers of the Weill Medical College of Cornell. She previously served on the board and as chair of the Association of Investment Management and Research, now known as the Chartered Financial Analyst Institute, from which she received the Distinguished Service Award. Cohen also serves on the investment committees of the Museum of Modern Art and Cornell University and is on the board of the Council for Excellence in Government and is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations. She holds degrees in economics from Cornell and George Washington University and has also received three honorary doctorates in engineering and humane letters.