|Celebrated Name:||Lloyd Blankfein|
|Real Name/Full Name:||Lloyd Craig Blankfein|
|Age:||67 years old|
|Birth Date:||20 September 1954|
|Birth Place:||New York, United States|
|Wife/Spouse (Name):||Laura Jacobs Blankfein (m. 1983)|
|Children:||Yes (Alex Blankfein, Rachel Blankfein, Jonathan Blankfein)|
|Profession:||American investment banker|
|Net Worth in 2021:||$1.5 billion|
|Last Updated:||December 2021|
Lloyd Blankfein is a business executive who is best known as the CEO as well as chairman of Goldman Sachs. Blankfein succeeded the former CEO, known as Henry Paulson. It happened after Paulson was made the United States Secretary of the Treasury.
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Blankfein was born in 1954 on 15th September. His birthplace was The Bronx, New City. He is the son of Seymour Blankfein. His mother’s and father’s careers are a receptionist and a clerk with U.S. Postal Service, respectively.
He schooled in public schools of the New York City Department of Education. In 1971, Blankfein was the Valedictorian at Thomas Jefferson High School. He then joined Harvard College and majored in History. The man earned his A.B. in 1975. Three years later, in 1978, he received a J. D. degree from Harvard Law School.
Blankfein married Laura Jacobs in 1983. She is an attorney. Her father is Norman S. Jacob, who is the editor-in-chief of the Foreign Policy Association Publications.
God blessed the couple with two sons and a daughter. Their names are Jonathan, Alexander, and Rachel.
The two live in the Upper West Side of Manhattan. Their other homes are Bridgehampton, New York, and Sagaponack, New York.
Age, Height, and Weight
Being born on 20 September 1954, Lloyd Blankfein is 67 years old as of today’s date 17th December 2021. His height is 1.69 m tall, and his weight is 75 kg.
At first, Blankfein worked for Proskauer Rose. Then, he worked for Donovan, Leisure Newton & Irvine. In 1982, Blankfein joined the commodities trading firm known as J. Aron & Co. He was its valuable metals’ salesman in the London office. Goldman later gained the company.
Between 1994 and 1997, he worked as either the manager or assistant manager of the Currency and Commodities Division of Goldman Sachs. He was the vice-chairman from April 2002 to January 2004. In addition to that, Blankfein was in charge of Fixed Income, Currency and Commodities Division (FICC) as well as the Equities Division.
Since 2006, he has been both the chairman and executive officer of Goldman Sachs. In his tenure, the company has performed very well. In 2006, its net earnings were $95 billion.
The company has also had low moments under his leadership. Both the pundits and the lawmakers have been criticizing the firm — even accusations of being involved in fraudulent operations. Investigations have been carried out regarding its operation.
As a Philanthropist, he served on the board of a charitable organization called Robin Hood Foundation. Currently, he serves both the board of directors of the Partnership for New York City and the board of overseas of the Weill Cornel Medical College. He formerly served as the Gala Chairman of the Rockefeller Family’s Asia Society, New York.
Awards & Achievements
Financial Times awarded him its 2009 Person of the Year in the mentioned year.
Net Worth & Salary of Lloyd Blankfein in 2021
As of December 2021, Lloyd Blankfein has an estimated net worth of about $1.5 billion. Lloyd’s primary source of income is his job as the Chairman and C.E.O. of Goldman Sachs Group. In 2006, he made total earnings of $54.4 million. His total compensation was around $53 million in 2007. Blankfein received $24 million and $23 million in 2014 and 2015, respectively.
Before that, he had been a salesman as well as the vice-chairman of Goldman Sachs. All the above has contributed to his current net worth.
Lloyd Blankfein is a very successful business executive. Before starting his work at Goldman Sachs, he worked for Proskauer Rose. Blankfein worked for J. Aron & Co., which was purchased by Goldman Sachs. At first, he was a manager and then a vice-chairman, and eventually, he was made the C.E.O and Chairman. Blankfein is a Democrat and a philanthropist.