Michelle Pinggera

Partner, Goldman Sachs

Michelle is international chief of staff, head of the Executive Office in EMEA and Asia Pacific and chief administrative officer for EMEA. She is a member of the European Management Committee, Firmwide Client and Business Standards Committee, Global Business Resilience Committee and Growth Markets Executive Group. She also co-chairs the EMEA Federation Leadership Group.

Michelle joined Goldman Sachs in the Product Accounting Group in the Finance Division in London and spent two years in the Frankfurt office. She joined the Fixed Income, Currency and Commodities Division in 1996 and held a number of roles in the division in both New York and London. Prior to assuming her current role, Michelle was chief operating officer for the Securities Division in Europe and was responsible for leading the efforts to establish the firm’s presence in Russia and the Middle East. She was named managing director in 2005 and partner in 2010. Michelle serves as a trustee of the Prince’s Trust International and the Mayor’s Fund for London. She is also an Advisory Board member of Facing History and Ourselves.