Jide J Zeitlin
Jide J Zeitlin is an investor with interests in Asia, the Middle East, and Africa. Mr. Zeitlin is also Chairman of Coach, Inc, a designer and marketer of premium handbags and accessories. Prior to 2006, Mr Zeitlin was a Partner at The Goldman Sachs Group Inc., where he held senior management positions in the investment banking division, including that of Global Chief Operating Officer. He also served in the firm’s executive office.
Mr Zeitlin is Chairman Emeritus of Amherst College. He is Chairman of the Investment Committee of the Nigeria Sovereign Investment Authority and is, or has been, a Member of the Boards of Affiliated Managers Group, Inc, Milton Academy, the Harvard Business School Board of Dean’s Advisors, Teach for America, Doris Duke Charitable Foundation, Montefiore Medical Center, Playwrights Horizons, Saint Ann’s School, and Common Ground Community.
Mr Zeitlin holds an AB degree, magna cum laude, in Economics and English from Amherst College and an MBA degree from Harvard University