Ian Friedman

Ian Friedman

Co-Head, Venture Capital & Growth Equity, Goldman Sachs Investment Partners


Ian Friedman is Co-Head of Goldman Sachs Investment Partners​ (GSIP) Venture Capital & Growth Equity Fund. His sample investments include Uber, Pinterest, Spotify, Foodpanda, CompareAsiaGroup, Shift Technologies, thredUP, GoEuro, Cadre, SMS Assist, Plaid and Hubba. Ian sits on the Board of Directors of Foodpanda, Shift Technologies and thredUP. Previously, Ian led technology investments within GSIP's Hedge Fund.

Prior to joining GSIP, Ian held positions at Bain Capital where he was a Private Equity Investor and The Boston Consulting Group (BCG) where he was a Management Consultant.

Ian holds an Honors in Business Administration (HBA) degree from The Richard Ivey School of Business at The University of Western Ontario where he earned the Gold Medal and an MBA from the Stanford Graduate School of Business where he was an Arjay Miller Scholar.