2015 Great Immigrants Recipient

Sharmin Mossavar-Rahmani
Born in:
United Kingdom

Sharmin Mossavar-Rahmani is chief investment officer of the Private Wealth Management Group at Goldman Sachs. She previously worked at Fidelity Management Trust Co., where she was chief investment officer for all separate and co-mingled fixed income accounts. A distinguished philanthropist, Mossavar-Rahmani helped establish the Mossavar-Rahmani Center for Iran and Persian Gulf Studies at Princeton University. She is a member of the Board of Trustees and the Investment Committee of New York-Presbyterian Hospital, Harvard's Committee on University Resources, and the National Advisory Board of the Merage Foundation for the American Dream. She is also vice president of the Board of Trustees chair of the Investment Committee and member of the Audit and Finance Committee of the Trinity School in New York City. She is a former member of the Advisory Council for Princeton's Bendheim Center for Finance. Mossavar-Rahmani has published two books, one on bond indexing and one on OPEC natural gas, as well as numerous articles on portfolio management issues. She earned a BA from Princeton University and an MS from Stanford University. Updated July 2015