As a Managing Director in the Principal Investment Area (PIA) of Goldman Sachs in New York, Adrian Jones focuses on healthcare and consumer-related opportunities and sits on PIA’s Global Investment Committee Adrian joined Goldman in New York in 1994. After joining PIA in London in 1998, Jones returned to New York in 2002, and became a Managing Director later that year. He went on to become a partner in 2004.
Jones joined the Irish Army as an officer cadet in 1981, and served as a lieutenant from 1983-1989. From 1987 to 1988 he served in the United Nations peacekeeping force in southern Lebanon. In 1989 Jones moved to the U.S. and worked for two years at the Bank of Boston in Credit Derivatives. Aside from his military accomplishments, Adrian, who was born in Roscommon, has a BA in Economics and Politics from University College, Galway, an MA in Economies from University College, Dublin, and an MBA from Harvard. Jones lives in Ridgewood, New Jersey, with his wife, Christina, and their two sons, Danny and Liam. In addition to a number of corporate boards, Adrian serves on the Board of Autism Speaks.