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Company Overview of Goldman Sachs Group, Merchant Banking Division

Company Overview

Goldman Sachs Group, Merchant Banking Division is the private equity and venture capital firm specializing in equity and credit investments. Within equity investments, the firm focuses on private equity, growth capital, infrastructure, and real estate investments. For private equity investments, it focuses on acquisitions, expansion investments, leveraged buy-outs, recapitalizations, growth investments, and stressed/distressed investments. The firm seeks to invest across a broad range of industries in the Americas, Europe, and Asia (including India). It seeks to invest between $50 million to more than $800 million. For infrastructure equity investments, the firm focuses on investments in mat...

200 West Street

New York, NY 10282

United States

Founded in 1986

Key Executives for Goldman Sachs Group, Merchant Banking Division

Managing Director and Head of Corporate Equity Investing
Global Head
Age: 56
Managing Director
Age: 47
Managing Director and Global Head of the Principal Debt Group
Age: 56
Managing Director
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

Goldman Sachs Group, Merchant Banking Division Key Developments

Potential Buyers For Metro International- Reports

Mercuria Energy Group Limited and BTG Pactual Group (BOVESPA:BBTG11) could be interseted in Metro International Trade Services LLC, a unit of Goldman Sachs Group, Merchant Banking Division, Metal Bulletin reported citing sources.

Goldman Sachs' Metro International Trade Reportedly Up For Sale

Goldman Sachs Group, Merchant Banking Division is exploring a sale of Metro International Trade Services LLC and has contacted possible bidders including other banks, merchants and warehousing companies inside and outside of the United States on May 19, 2014, Reuters reported citing a source familiar with the matter.

Ontex Reportedly Aiming For IPO

Ontex BVBA is set to list on the Brussels stock exchange, with the group's private equity owners planning to sell about half of the company, De Tijd reported. Ontex is owned by TPG Capital, L.P. and Goldman Sachs Group, Merchant Banking Division. TPG and Goldman Sachs plan to sell just under half of their stake in the Belgian company, De Tijd wrote, citing unidentified sources.

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