Under the esteemed patronage of His Royal Highness Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa, Prime Minister of Bahrain

Kenneth Pontarelli

Managing Director, Merchant Banking Division, Goldman Sachs

Kenneth Pontarelli

Managing Director, Merchant Banking Division, Goldman Sachs

Biography

Ken focuses on the natural resource industries in the Principal Investment Area (PIA). He is a member of the Partnership Committee. Ken joined Goldman Sachs in 1992 as an analyst in the Energy & Power Group in the Investment Banking Division. After two years, he transferred to the Debt Capital Markets Group in the Fixed Income Division. Ken left the firm to attend business school in 1995, returned to the Energy & Power Group in 1997 and transferred to PIA in 1999. He was named managing director in 2004 and partner in 2006.

Ken serves on the boards of Energy Future Holding (formerly known as TXU); Expro International Group Ltd., a provider of deepwater oilfield services; and the Marymount School of NY.
Ken earned a BA from Syracuse University and an MBA from Harvard Business School.

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