Sheila Patel is a famous American entrepreneur known to be the former chairman of the firm named Goldman Sachs Asset Management (GSAM). Sheila is currently in the news for her decision of retiring from the $1.8 trillion division after almost two decades at the firm.
Sheila Patel’s career
Prior to joining the asset management division at GSAM, Sheila served in various positions in the equity division, including as co-director of distribution in Asia and head of U.S. derivatives trading. Sheila joined Morgan Stanley as Head of Strategy for Derivatives in June 1996. In 2003, Sheila joined Goldman Sachs as Managing Director and was appointed as a Partner in 2006. Sheila became Chairman of Goldman Sachs Asset Management from September 2019 onwards (GSAM).
Unknown Facts About Sheila Patel
- Patel graduated summa cum laude from the University of Princeton with a degree in Politics and Near Eastern Studies. She received an M.B.A. from the University of Columbia.
- Sheila Patel is also a Senior Advisor to the IMD Women’s Network.
- She is the former co-head of the Women’s Network of Goldman Sachs Equity/FICC.
- Sheila Patel is married to Steven Carroll Benfield, an investment banker. Sheila’s husband, Steven, is Managing Director of Prudential Securities in Manhattan.
Relationship status of Sheila Patel
Sheila Patel Biography
|Real Name||Sheila Harilal Patel|
|Date of Birth||19th May 1969|
|Father Name||Harilal N. Patel|
|Mother Name||Anne T. Patel|
|Zodiac Sign / Sun Sign||Taurus|
|Hometown||Staten Island, New York, USA|
|Husband Name||Steven Carroll Benfield|
|Current City||London, England|