Mr. Dobkin is a Senior Advisor of Starr Investment Holdings. Previously, Mr. Dobkin was an advisory director to the Goldman Sachs Group, Inc., and chairman emeritus of Global Equity Capital Markets, having served as its founder and head from 1985 to 1997. Prior to that, he served as manager of the Restricted Stock Group from 1979 to 1985 and manager of the Chicago Institutional Department from 1973 to 1978. Eric joined Goldman Sachs in 1967 in Institutional Sales in Philadelphia and became a partner in 1982. He served as a member of the Operating Committee from 1996 to 1998 and continues to serve as a member of the Commitments Committee, Firm-wide Suitability Committee and Firm-wide Capital Committee. In 1998, Eric was awarded the first Lifetime Achievement Award by International Financial Review (IFR). In 2004, he received the Special Award for Equities in celebration of IFR’s 30th anniversary. Eric earned an AB from Marietta College in 1964 and an MBA from Harvard Business School in 1967. In 1995, he earned an honorary LLD from Marietta College, where he serves as an emeritus trustee. Eric is a member of the Board of Governors of The Museum of Arts and Design in New York, and the LP Advisory Board of CCMP Capital Partners.
Kenneth Langone is a Senior Advisor of Starr Investment Holdings and a member of the Starr International Advisory Board. Mr. Langone is the founder and CEO of Invemed Associates LLC, an NYSE member firm specializing in health care and high technology companies. He received a B.A. from Bucknell University and an M.B.A. from New York University’s Stern School of Business (the currently named Langone Program). He currently serves on the Board of Overseers of the Stern School and on the Board of Trustees of New York University, as well as serving as chairman of the Board of Trustees of New York University Medical Center (renamed the NYU Langone Medical Center in 2008). He was a member of the Bucknell University Board of Trustees for 15 years, where he served as chairman of its Nominating Committee, its Endowment Committee, and as a member of its Executive Committee. He is a cofounder of the Home Depot and was lead director and member of the Executive Committee of its board from the time Home Depot was founded in 1978 until 2008 when he left the board. He also serves on the boards of Unifi, Inc., Micell Technologies, Relationship Sciences, and Juice Press. Past corporate board memberships include ChoicePoint, Geeknet, General Electric, and YUM Brands. In addition, he serves on the boards of St. Patrick’s Cathedral, the Ronald McDonald House of NY, the Medal of Honor Foundation, the Horatio Alger Society Foundation, and the Harlem Children’s Zone and its charter school, the Promise Academy.