Deborah “Deb” Leone is a financial expert and retired partner of the Goldman Sachs Group, Inc., a multinational investment bank and financial services company, which she joined in 1989 and where she became partner in 2008. She served as Chief Operating Officer for its Investment Management Division (IMD) between 2017 to 2019. Prior to that, she served as the Global Director of Internal Audit between 2011 and 2017 and as the Global Controller of IMD between 2008 and 2011. Ms. Leone currently serves as a director of Goldman Sachs Bank USA, a director and Audit Committee Chair of the Goldman Sachs Philanthropy Fund and Ayco Charitable Foundation, and a trustee of Syracuse University. She received her undergraduate degree and M.B.A. in accounting and finance from Syracuse University.