Justin G. Gmelich has been a Partner and Global Head of Markets with King Street Capital Management, a global investment management company, since January 2020, where he is also a member of the Management Committee, the Global Investment Committee and the Real Estate Investment Committee. Prior to this, Mr. Gmelich was the Global Chief Operating Officer for Fixed Income, Commodities, and Currencies (“FICC”) at Goldman Sachs from November 2017 to March 2019. Before being named COO of FICC, Mr. Gmelich was Global Head of Credit at Goldman Sachs since March 2012. Additionally, while at Goldman Sachs, he was a member of the Firm’s Management Committee, Firmwide Risk Committee, Securities Division Executive Committee, Securities Division Volcker Committee and the Global Recruiting Council. Earlier in his career, Mr. Gmelich worked as an associate trader at Chase and was a vice president at Salomon Brothers. Mr. Gmelich serves as the Chair of the Villanova University Board of Trustees, where he also chairs the Investment Committee, and serves on the Boards of Teddy’s Fund and Trinity Hall. Mr. Gmelich received a B.S. in Finance from Villanova University, an M.S. in Accounting/Taxation from the University of Southern California and an M.B.A. in Finance from Columbia University.
Mr. Gmelich brings to the Board a deep knowledge of fixed income market structure and valuable experience in electronic trading. Mr. Gmelich also provides key insight into the perspectives of our dealer customer base.