John Goldsmith is a member of the GLG Board of Directors. John is an investor in early-stage and growth companies. He is a director of Gerson Lehrman Group, Intego, Lux Research and Salesconx and is an investor in a number of other private companies.
John Goldsmith is an investor in early-stage and growth companies and was a partner of AEA Investors Inc. until 1999, having joined in 1989. While at AEA,
John Goldsmith was involved in all aspects of the investment management process including identifying, evaluating, negotiating and financing attractive businesses, and working with their management team to plan and achieve their goals.
During this period the AEA team generated net returns to investors of approximately 50 percent on more than 1 billion dollars of equity.
John is a CPA, received an MBA in finance from NYU's Stern School of Business and received a BA from Princeton University.