Gene T. Sykes is co-chairman of Global Mergers & Acquisitions and co-chairman of the Global Technology, Media and Telecom (TMT) Group for Goldman Sachs & Co. Over his career, he has advised many of the world’s leading entrepreneurs and companies. He is a member of the firm’s Management Committee. Gene is a native Angeleno and has worked for Goldman Sachs in Los Angeles since 1987.
Gene is a trustee of the California Chapter of The Nature Conservancy, a board member of Common Sense Media, a member of the Advisory Council of the Stanford University Graduate School of Business, a member of the Stanford University Board of Trustees and a member of Pacific Council on International Policy.
Gene earned an MBA from Stanford University in 1984 and an AB from Harvard University in 1980. He and his wife, Tracy have 4 children and reside in Los Angeles.