Lawrence Golub is the Chief Executive Officer of Golub Capital. He serves on the investment committee for each of the firm's credit strategies and, with David Golub, is responsible for the overall management of the firm.
Previously, Mr. Golub was a Managing Director at Bankers Trust Company. Prior to that, he was a Managing Director at Wasserstein Perella where he established the firm's capital markets group and debt restructuring practice. Mr. Golub started his career at Allen & Company Incorporated where he engaged in private equity, leveraged finance, and mergers and acquisitions. Mr. Golub serves as a director of the Empire State Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE: ESRT).
Mr. Golub is active in charitable and civic organizations. He is one of three private members of the Financial Control Board of the State of New York, President of the Harvard University JD-MBA Alumni Association, a member of the Harvard University Committee on University Resources, and a member of the Harvard NeuroDiscovery Advisory Council. Mr. Golub and his family actively support medical research to advance treatments for Parkinson's Disease at several leading institutions.
Mr. Golub was a White House Fellow and served for fifteen years as Treasurer of the White House Fellows Foundation. He was Chairman of Mosholu Preservation Corporation, a non-profit developer and manager of low-income housing in the Bronx. He served for fifteen years as a trustee of Montefiore Medical Center, the university hospital of the Albert Einstein Medical School. He also served for six years as a trustee of Horace Mann School and for five years on the Harvard University Committee for Science and Engineering.
Mr. Golub earned his AB degree magna cum laude in economics from Harvard College. He received an MBA from Harvard Business School where he was selected as a Baker Scholar, and a JD from Harvard Law School where he served as an editor of the Harvard Law Review.