||Mindich joined the firm in 1988 in the equities arbitrage
department and ran that department from 1992 until 2000. In 1994, at age 27, he
became the youngest partner ever in the history of Goldman Sachs. In 2000, he
became co-chief operating officer of the equities division and in 2002 became co-head
of the equities division and a member of the Goldman Sachs Management
Committee. In 2003, Mindich joined the Executive Office as senior strategy officer
and chair of the Firmwide Strategy Committee.