Mr. McArdle is recently retired from The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. as Head of Fixed Income, Equities, and Prime Brokerage where he ran the Integrated Fixed Income, Equities, and Prime Brokerage businesses. In this role, Richard held responsibility for Corporate Bonds, Preferred Stock, Government Bonds, Mortgage Backed Securities, Money Market Securities, Municipal Bonds, High Yield, and Credit Derivatives. Earlier in his tenure at Goldman Sachs, Richard built and led the Industry Sales Group with revenues of $250MM. Additionally, Mr. McArdle was very active with Fixed Income Investments for Private Wealth Clients. Prior to that, Mr. McArdle held the position of Senior Consultant at Andersen Consulting where he designed and implemented risk management and contract automation systems. Mr. McArdle is also a Board Member of The Lane Construction company, a $1.3 Billion revenues heavy civil construction company and previously a member of the “Kitchen Cabinet” working group at the U.S. Department of State under Brad Higgins, CFO under Condoleezza Rice.
He graduated from Wesleyan University with a B.A. in Economics, and earned his MBA at the Amos Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth College.