Chief Executive Officer, Eton Park Capital Management
Eric Mindich is a partner and Chief Executive Officer of Eton Park. Prior to forming Eton Park in 2004, Mindich spent fifteen years at Goldman Sachs in two main roles: leading the Equities Arbitrage business and managing the Equities Division. Mindich joined Goldman Sachs in 1988 in the Equities Arbitrage Department and led that team from 1992 until 2000. At age 27 he became the youngest partner in the history of Goldman Sachs. In 2000, Mindich became Co-Chief Operating Officer of the Equities Division and in 2002 became Co-Head of the Equities Division and a member of the Goldman Sachs Management Committee. In 2003, he joined the Executive Office as Senior Strategy Officer and Chair of the Firmwide Strategy Committee.
Mindich serves as President of the Lincoln Center Theater Board of Directors, and as a trustee of The Mount Sinai Medical Center, Inc., The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, and The Horace Mann School. He served as a director of the Harvard Management Company from 1996 to 2004. Mindich also served as chair of the Asset Managers Committee established by the President’s Working Group on Financial Markets (PWG) formed to foster a dialogue with the PWG on issues of significance to the alternatives investment industry and the market.
Mindich graduated from Harvard College in 1988, summa cum laude, with a BA in Economics, and was elected to Phi Beta Kappa.