Asia Buzz with L. Brooks Entwistle, Chairman, South East Asia, Goldman Sachs

Asia Buzz with L. Brooks Entwistle, Chairman, South East Asia, Goldman Sachs

Asia Buzz is a networking series designed to showcase experts from diverse backgrounds in an evening of cocktails, discussions, and exchanges.

Over five years after starting Goldman Sachs’ business in India, Brooks Entwistle is leaving his former position as Country Head of Goldman Sachs India, to serve as Chairman of Goldman Sachs South East Asia in Singapore. He will share his thoughts about his time building businesses and institutions in India, India’s role in the global economy, and his impressions of the future relationship between India and the US.

L. Brooks Entwistle is now Chairman of South East Asia and Head of Investment Banking for South East Asia at Goldman Sachs. In his role as chairman, he is responsible for driving the firm’s strategy and build-out of its businesses across key South East Asian markets. Prior to this, Brooks was the founder and country head of Goldman Sachs (India) Securities Private Limited and had oversight for all the firm’s businesses in India. His previous positions include Co-founder of the Asia High Technology Group, Chief Operating Officer for Goldman Sachs (Asia) LLC, and Managing Director in the Financial Sponsors Group. From 1992 to 1993, Brooks served as a district electoral supervisor with the United Nations Transitional Authority for Cambodia, where he managed a district for the United Nations in northern Cambodia, coordinating humanitarian assistance, refugee repatriation and electoral operations. He also served as an election monitor with The Carter Center in Liberia in 1997 and Mozambique in 1999.

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Co-presented with Sakshi Gallery

Event Details

9 June 2011
7:00pm

Sakshi Gallery, Tanna House, 11 Nathalal Parekh Mark, Colaba, Mumbai (opposite Regal Theatre), Ph: 66103423

Asia Society Members: FREE; Non-members: Rs. 300 (inclusive of wine and refreshments)