Sam is co-chief investment officer for Goldman Sachs Asset Management's (GSAM) Global Fixed Income business and global head of GSAM’s Emerging Market (EM) franchise.In this role, he serves as chief investment officer for the firm’s EM Debt team and oversees GSAM’s Fundamental EM Equity business. Sam also oversees GSAM’s currency and commodity teams. He is a member of the Fixed Income and Fundamental Equity Strategy Groups.
Sam joined Goldman Sachs in 1997 as an analyst in Fixed Income Asset Management. He worked on the Fixed Income portfolio risk and strategy team for two years and then became an EM portfolio manager. Sam was named managing director in 2005 and partner in 2010. Prior to joining the firm, Sam worked as a foreign exchange trader at Union Bank of Switzerland. Sam earned a BA in Economics and Mathematics from Yale University in 1996 and an MBA from the Stern School of Business at New York University.