Nov 20, 2017

Ex-Treasury Secretary Jack Lew joins private equity firm

Former U.S. Treasury Secretary Jack Lew. Photo: Virginia Mayo/AP

Former U.S. Treasury Secretary Jack Lew has joined private equity firm Lindsey Goldberg as a partner.

  • This means both Obama-era treasury secretaries are now private equity executives, as Tim Geithner previously joined Warburg Pincus as president.
  • Middle market-focused Lindsay Goldberg is expected to be a fulltime job for Lew, although he'll remain as visiting professor at Columbia University.
  • Lew and Lindsay Goldberg CEO Alan Goldberg both live in the same town (Riverdale, N.Y.).
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