Michael Carr is co-head of Mergers & Acquisitions in the Americas. He focuses on advising clients considering strategic and financing activities in the Industrials and Natural Resources sectors.
Michael joined Goldman Sachs as a partner in 1998 and was co-head of the Mergers & Acquisitions Department from 1999 to 2000. From 2000 to 2004, Michael was based in Hong Kong and was head of Investment Banking for Asia Ex-Japan.
Upon his return to New York, he became co-head of the Industrials and Natural Resources Group. Michael assumed his current role in 2011.
Michael is a member of the Investment Banking Division Client and Business Standards Committee. He has served on the firm’s Partnership Committee and during his time in Hong Kong, he served on the Asia Management Committee.
Prior to joining the firm, Michael was a managing director at Salomon Brothers, Inc, where he ran the Global Mergers & Acquisitions Group.
Michael is the chair-elect of the Board of Trustees of Choate Rosemary Hall and is a member of the Special Projects Committee
of Memorial Sloan Kettering Hospital.
Michael earned a BA from Wesleyan University in 1980 and an MBA from the Wharton School of Business in 1985.