Goldman Sachs Names Stephanie Cohen Global Head of Sponsor M&A

Goldman Sachs Group Inc. named Stephanie Cohen the global head of mergers and acquisitions involving financial sponsors, a newly created position.

Cohen, who joined Goldman Sachs in 1999 as an M&A analyst, most recently was the global sector captain for general industrials, part of both the industrials and M&A groups, according to an internal memo obtained by Bloomberg and confirmed by a spokesman for Goldman Sachs.

Cohen was named a managing director at Goldman Sachs in 2008 and a partner in 2014.