José Manuel Barroso to become chairman of Goldman Sachs International

Author (Person)
Series Title
Series Details 11.07.16
Publication Date 11/07/2016
Content Type

José Manuel Barroso, former Portuguese prime minister and former European Commission president, was hired by Goldman Sachs International in non-executive advisory role to deal with the impact and consequences of the outcome of the referendum in the United Kingdom on its EU membership.

Mr Barroso faced a wave of criticism as a result of this nomination.

Source Link https://www.theguardian.com/business/2016/jul/08/jose-manuel-barroso-to-become-next-head-of-goldman-sachs-international
Related Link(s)
EurActiv, 09.07.16: Barroso’s new job described as ‘greatest boon for Europhobes’ http://www.euractiv.com/section/global-europe/news/barrosos-new-job-described-as-greatest-boon-for-europhobes/
Goldman Sachs: News Release, 08.07.16: José Manuel Barroso Appointed Non-Executive Chairman of Goldman Sachs International and Advisor to Goldman Sachs http://www.goldmansachs.com/media-relations/press-releases/current/jose-manuel-barroso-appointed.html
Deutsche Welle, 09.07.16: Outcry over Barroso move to Goldman Sachs http://dw.com/p/1JMLq
Politico, 08.07.16: José Manuel Barroso to work for Goldman Sachs http://www.politico.eu/article/jose-manuel-barroso-to-work-for-goldman-sachs-european-commission/
Euronews, 09.07.16: Goldman Sachs hires former EU chief Barroso http://www.euronews.com/2016/07/09/goldman-sachs-hires-former-eu-chief-barroso/
The Wall Street Journal, 08.07.16: Former Commission Chief Barroso Lands Goldman Sachs Role http://blogs.wsj.com/brussels/2016/07/08/former-commission-chief-barroso-lands-goldman-sachs-role/
ESO: Background information: Ombudsman welcomes publication of names following 'revolving doors' inquiry http://www.europeansources.info/record/press-release-ombudsman-welcomes-publication-of-names-following-revolving-doors-inquiry/
EUObserver 11.07.16: EU commission under fire over Barroso bank job https://euobserver.com/institutional/134297
EurActiv, 12.07.16: Civil servants join call to cut Barroso’s EU pension after Goldman Sachs hire http://www.euractiv.com/section/euro-finance/news/civil-servants-join-calls-to-cut-barrosos-eu-pension/
Politico, 11.07.16: José Manuel Barroso’s new job at Goldman Sachs angers EU http://www.politico.eu/article/jose-manuel-barrosos-new-job-at-goldman-sachs-angers-eu/
Euro|Topics: Debates, July-September 2016: Barroso off to Goldman Sachs http://www.eurotopics.net/en/162330/barroso-off-to-goldman-sachs
France24, 14.07.16: France calls on ex-EU chief Barroso to drop Goldman Sachs job http://www.france24.com/en/20160713-france-slams-ex-eu-commission-chief-barroso-goldman-sachs-job-banking
EUObserver, 26.07.16: [Opinion] How to fix the EU 'revolving door' https://euobserver.com/opinion/134484

Subject Categories
Countries / Regions