MD, Goldman Sachs International
Gavin is head of Corporate Services and Real Estate for EMEA. He has oversight of managing the firm’s real estate, facilities and business services in this region. Gavin is chair of the EMEA Health and Safety Committee and is a member of the European Business Resilience Committee. He is also co-head of the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) Network in EMEA.
Previously, Gavin was head of Operations, Technology and Finance for the firm’s operations in Switzerland and chief financial officer of Goldman, Sachs and Co. Bank. Prior to that, he was the financial controller for the Swiss business from 1998 to 2000. Earlier in his career he held a number of roles within the Controllers Division in London. Gavin first joined the firm in 1997 as an associate in Controllers. He was named managing director in 2007.
Prior to joining the firm, Gavin spent twelve years at the Australian bank, Westpac, in London, where he held a variety of finance and control roles and also qualified as a chartered certified accountant.
Gavin is a trustee of the LGBT Youth Homelessness charity, The Albert Kennedy Trust and of the UK HIV and sexual health charity, The Terrence Higgins Trust.