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SuperReturn Private Credit US
September 12 - 13, 2022
The WestinNew York Time Square

Alex Chi
Co-Head of Direct Lending Americas & Co-CEO of GS BDC at Goldman Sachs Asset Management

Profile

Alex is Americas co-head of Private Credit within Goldman Sachs Asset Management. He was named co-chief executive officer and co-president of Goldman Sachs BDC, Inc. in 2022. He is a member of the Asset Management Private Credit Investment Committee, Specialty Lending Group Investment Committee and BDC Investment Committee. Alex also serves on the Americas Inclusion and Diversity Committee, is the head of the Asian Network in the Americas and the firmwide recruiting captain for the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). Prior to joining Goldman Sachs Asset Management, he worked in the Financial and Strategic Investors Group (FSIG) within the Investment Banking Division from 2006 to 2019, where he managed the firm’s relationships with private equity and related portfolio company clients. From 2000 to 2006, Alex was in Leveraged Finance, where he originated and executed leveraged loan and high yield financings for sponsor and corporate clients across all industries. From 1997 to 2000, he was based in Hong Kong, working on mergers & acquisitions, debt and equity financings, privatization and restructuring assignments for clients across Asia Pacific. Alex joined Goldman Sachs in 1994 as an analyst and spent his first three years at the firm across the Information Technology, Fixed Income Capital Markets and Leveraged Finance groups. He was named managing director in 2006 and partner in 2012. Prior to joining Goldman Sachs Asset Management, he worked in the Financial and Strategic Investors Group (FSIG) within the Investment Banking Division from 2006 to 2019, where he managed the firm’s relationships with private equity and related portfolio company clients. Alex serves on the Board of Directors for the JED Foundation and the Korean American Community Foundation. Alex earned a BS from MIT in 1994.

Agenda Sessions

  • Sponsored versus non-sponsored lending

    14:10