Advisory Director and Senior Investment Strategist, Goldman Sachs
Abby Joseph Cohen is an advisory director and senior investment strategist at Goldman Sachs. She began her career as an economist at the Federal Reserve.
Abby is a presidential councillor at Cornell University where she chairs the steering committee for the Jacobs Technion-Cornell Institute for Innovation at Cornell Tech and serves on the board of Weill Cornell Medicine. Abby is a board member of the Brookings Institution and the Jewish Theological Seminary, where she previously served as board chair. She is a former board chair of the Chartered Financial Analyst Institute. Abby is an adviser to the investment committees of Cornell University, the Metropolitan Opera, Major League Baseball and other institutions.
Abby is an adjunct professor at Columbia University. She is a guest lecturer at several graduate schools of business and at the National Defense University of the US Department of Defense. She was a member of the Obama White House-appointed Innovation Advisory Board for Economic Competitiveness. She has received three honorary doctorates, including one in engineering. Her career is the subject of a Harvard Business School case study, a BusinessWeek cover story and a New Yorker profile, including cartoon.