John Goldstein
Goldman Sachs Asset Management

John Goldstein, managing director, Goldman Sachs Asset Management, is focused on environmental, social, governance, and impact investing.  Previously, Mr. Goldstein co-founded Imprint Capital Advisors, a leading impact investing firm that made more than 25 impact investments across asset classes and mission areas for leading foundations, families, and financial institutions (in 2015, Imprint Capital was acquired by Goldman Sachs).  Before that, he was the co-founder of Medley Capital and manager of the Medley Opportunity Fund, a private credit fund with offices in New York, San Francisco, and Hong Kong.  Before Medley, he managed the turnaround, growth, and eventual sale of Medley Global Advisors (MGA).  In parallel, he founded and served as the executive director of the Medley Institute. The Institute leveraged the assets of MGA to help high-impact efforts to leverage market mechanisms for sustainable development and worked with a wide range of groups focused on this question as team members, board members, or partners including: Global Giving, Keystone (nee Access), the Sustainable Food Lab, Monitor Consulting's efforts to build a Social Capital Market Accelerator, GEXSI, Social Fusion, the United Nations Capital Development Fund, and the International Interfaith Investment Group.