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John Whitehead

John Whitehead, MBA '47

Goldman Sachs



Videos

Complete Interview
1 hr. 35 min. 19 sec.

The Early Years
14 min. 53 sec.

The HBS Experience
2 min. 40 sec.

Early Career
53 min. 18 sec.

Later Career
22 min. 58 sec.

Summary Reflections
29 sec.

Highlights

Growing up During the Depression
2 min. 47 sec.

Haverford's Quaker Teachings
1 min. 55 sec.

The Battles of Normandy and Iwo Jima
2 min.

WWII Leadership Lessons
1 min. 17 sec.

HBS
1 min. 33 sec.

Starting at Goldman Sachs
1 min. 31 sec.

Finding New Business Opportunities
3 min. 9 sec.

Co-Chairman of Goldman Sachs
2 min. 18 sec.

Going Global
1 min. 27 sec.

Promoting Entrepreneurship
2 min. 7 sec.

Good Ethics is Good Business
2 min. 1 sec.

The Importance of Reputation
50 sec.

Listen Well
28 sec.

Near Death Business Experience
1 min. 34 sec.

Stepping Down at Goldman Sachs
1 min. 50 sec.

Leadership in Government
1 min. 22 sec.

Managing Not-for-Profits
1 min. 37 sec.

Rebuilding Lower Manhattan after 9/11
3 min. 31 sec.

The Importance of Entrepreneurship
32 sec.