Abby Joseph Cohen, CFA

Abby Joseph Cohen, CFA, is president of the Global Markets Institute and senior investment strategist at Goldman Sachs & Co. She also serves on the firm’s U.S. retirement investment committee and has served on its partnership committee. Ms. Cohen served on the boards of AIMR and the Institute of Chartered Financial Analysts (predecessor organizations to CFA Institute), was chair of both groups, and received the AIMR Distinguished Service Award in 2002. Her career is the subject of a Harvard Business School case study and a BusinessWeek cover story. She holds degrees in economics from Cornell University and The George Washington University. Ms. Cohen has also received several honorary doctorates and has been honored by many groups, including the Financial Women’s Association and the New York Stock Exchange.