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SuperReturn Asia
19 - 22 September 2022
Marina Bay Sands HotelSingapore

Lou D’Ambrosio
Head of Goldman Sachs Value Accelerator at Goldman Sachs


Lou D’Ambrosio leads Goldman Sachs’s Value Accelerator, which is comprised of distinguished operating executives and advisors that partner with portfolio company management in value creation. The GS Value Accelerator team spans digital transformation, talent management, operational excellence, revenue growth, risk management, and ESG. 

Previously, Lou was the CEO of Fortune 500 companies and senior executive across multiple industries. Lou served as Executive Chairman of Sensus, a clean-technology leader in conserving water and energy through smart meters. He was also the CEO of Sears Holdings – comprised of Sears, Kmart, and Lands’ End. Additionally, Lou served as CEO of Avaya, Inc., a global telecommunications company. 

Earlier in his career, D’Ambrosio spent 16 years at IBM in leadership roles across Software, Services, and Asia Pacific and was a member of IBM’s Worldwide Management Council. 

D’Ambrosio is active in non-profit organizations and served as a trustee of the Jackson Laboratory, a leading biomedical organization. 

Lou has been a speaker at major conferences including the World Economic Forum and Interop and has been quoted in leading media outlets, including the Wall Street Journal, Bloomberg, and USAToday.

D’Ambrosio received his M.B.A. from Harvard Business School and Bachelor of Science in Business from Pennsylvania State University, graduating summa cum laude and valedictorian.

Agenda Sessions

  • In it to win it: sustaining long-term value creation