Lloyd Blankfein, Chairman and CEO of Goldman Sachs, participates in a group discussion on "Business by Design: Business with Integrity" during the second day of the Clinton Global Initiative 2012 (CGI) in New York on September 24, 2012. REUTERS/Lucas Jack
Goldman CEO says his likely successor works at firm now
Posted : Wednesday, 12 December 2012 12:03PM
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Goldman Sachs Group Inc <GS.N> Chief Executive Officer Lloyd Blankfein said on Wednesday that he believes his successor is working at the firm now.
While the choice is ultimately up to Goldman's board of directors, Blankfein said: "It is a very high likelihood, close to 100 percent, that the next leader of Goldman Sachs is at Goldman Sachs."
Blankfein made the comments at a New York Times conference in New York.
(Reporting by David Henry in New York; Editing by Gerald E. McCormick.)
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