Joe Jiampietro is a managing director in the Financial Institutions Group. He provides corporate finance and mergers and acquisitions advice to mid-cap and large regional banks in North America. Joe joined Goldman Sachs as a managing director in January 2011.
Prior to joining the firm, Joe was senior advisor for markets to Sheila Bair, chairman of the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, providing policy and legal advice relating to complex financial transactions, bid structures and capital markets. Earlier, Joe was a managing director in the Financial Institutions Groups at J.P. Morgan and UBS. He has spent 12 years in investment banking covering banks.
Prior to his career in investment banking, Joe was a corporate law associate at Simpson Thacher & Bartlett. He was also legal counsel to the United States Senate Committee on Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs during the 104th Congress.
Joe graduated from Dartmouth College in 1987 and the Columbia University School of Law in 1992. He and his wife have three daughters and live in Bronxville, New York.