Dina H. Powell
President, Goldman Sachs Foundation; Global Head, Corporate Engagement
Dina joined Goldman Sachs in 2007 and serves as President of the Goldman Sachs Foundation and global head of Corporate Engagement. The Foundation invests in strategic programmes that include 10,000 Women, a five-year initiative to offer business and management education to women entrepreneurs around the world and 10,000 Small Businesses, an effort providing small business owners in the United States with access to capital, business education, and mentors and networks. In addition, Dina serves as President of Goldman Sachs Gives,a firm-donor advised fund focused on creating jobs and economic growth, building and stabilizing communities, honouring service and veterans, and increasing educational opportunities. Before joining Goldman Sachs, Dina served as Assistant Secretary of State for Educational and Cultural Affairs and as Deputy Undersecretary of State for Public Diplomacy and Public Affairs. Prior to being confirmed as Assistant Secretary in 2005, she served as Assistant to the President for Presidential Personnel in the White House. Dina serves as a member of the J. William Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board, a member of the Board of Trustees at the American University in Cairo, a member of the Vital Voices Global Partnership Board of Directors and a member of the Council on Foreign Relations.