Session 1: Market Update with Katie Koch '02
Wednesday, March 10, 5:30-6:30pm ET
Katie Koch '02
Co-Head of Fundamental Equity, Goldman Sachs Asset Management
Katie is co-head of the Fundamental Equity (FE) business within Goldman Sachs Asset Management (GSAM). FE manages a broad range of equity portfolios on behalf of institutional and individual clients around the world. She is co-chair of GSAM’s Sustainability Council. Katie is also an investment champion for Launch With GS, Goldman Sachs’ $500 million commitment to invest in companies and investment managers with diverse leadership.
Previously, Katie worked in the firm's London office, where she led several businesses for 10 years. Most recently, she was head of the Global Portfolio Solutions (GPS) Group internationally, managing multi-asset class portfolios and serving on the GPS Investment Committee. Katie joined Goldman Sachs as an analyst in 2002 and was named managing director in 2011 and partner in 2016.
In 2015, Katie was honored as a Young Global Leader by the World Economic Forum. She has also been named as one of the Top Women in Asset Management by Money Management Executive and to the Financial Times HERoes list, which recognizes champions of women in business.
Katie is on the Board of Directors for TIFF Advisory Services, Inc. which serves the investment needs of the nonprofit community. She also serves on Board of Trustees for Patton Veterans Project.
Katie earned a BA, magna cum laude, in English and Economics from the University of Notre Dame in 2002.