Personal Profile of Dr. Margaret Holen
|Margaret Holen currently serves as a Lecturer at Princeton in the Operations Research and Financial Engineering department, where she is launching a course on financial innovation focused on machine learning applications in lending. She also works with startup technology companies as an investor and advisor.
After earning a PhD in mathematics from Princeton, Margaret pursued a career in data and analytics in finance, primarily at Goldman Sachs as a partner. She led efforts that spanned the firm’s business units and engaged extensively with clients across industries on systematic decision making and risk management. At Goldman, she founded, led, and scaled diverse technical teams in businesses including equities, fixed income, credit, foreign exchange, and mortgages.
She currently serves as a trustee for the Mathematical Sciences Research Institute (MSRI), as Vice-Chair for the Riverside Park Conservancy, and on the Goldman Sachs Foundation Investment Committee.
|Name||Office||Start Date||End Date|
|Board of Trustees||Feb 22, 2014||Feb 28, 2022|
|Committee on Women in Mathematics||Apr 01, 2017||Feb 28, 2019|
|Finance Committee||Feb 11, 2014||Feb 28, 2022|