Wall Street 50 – 2006

Thomas J. Kenny/Goldman Sachs

Thomas Kenny is a managing director and co-head of Goldman Sachs Asset Management’s Global Cash and Fixed Income Portfolio. His team is responsible for managing assets in excess of $200 billion across multiple strategies with teams in London, Tokyo and New York.

After spending 13 years at Franklin Templeton Group of Funds in California, where he is from, Kenny joined Goldman Sachs in 1999 as head of the Municipal Bond Portfolio Management Team, with plans to spend only 18 months in New York. Six years later, he has no plans of leaving in the near future.

Kenny is an Irish American with roots in County Galway, Balinasloe and Glenamaddy. He graduated with a bachelor’s degree in business economics from the University of California, Santa Barbara and an M.S. in finance from Golden Gate University, San Francisco. While in college Kenny was paralyzed from the waist down, and now he actively reaches out to others with disabilities through the organizations World Team Sports and Shake-a-Leg. Kenny and his wife Susan live in Manhattan.