Goldman Sachs, the Jewish investment bank that dominates the financial industry, has woven its tentacles round the London 2012 Olympics.
If you look at the "The London Organising Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games (LOCOG)"
The Board Members and their roles and connections to the giant Investment Banking Business are there to see.
Sir Charles Allen CBE
Sir Charles Allen is the Chair of LOCOG's Nations and Regions Group, responsible for bringing about the UK-wide benefits of the Games, and was
appointed to LOCOG's Audit Committee in May 2011 and the Ceremonies Committee in July 2010. He is Chairman of the Join In Trust and was previously
Vice-Chairman of the London 2012 bid company.
He is a Senior Advisor to Goldman Sachs.
Paul Deighton – Chif Executive Officer
Paul Deighton is the Chief Executive Officer of the Company.
Prior to joining London 2012, Paul was the Chief Operating Officer of Goldman Sachs in Europe, and a member of its European Management Committee.
At Goldman Sachs he worked in a variety of management and client-facing roles for over 22 years, and was appointed a partner of the firm in
Sue Hunt, Director of Strategic Programmes
Sue is responsible for overseeing Partner & Programme Management, International Relations, Sustainability and Nations & Regions for LOCOG.
Sue joined LOCOG after 20 years with Goldman Sachs, most recently as Managing Director and Chief Financial Officer for the European Special
Situations Group and previously as International Treasurer for the firm. While she was there, she sponsored a number of diversity initiatives and
received a Global Leadership and Diversity Award. She was also on the board of their Business School and a patron of Community Teamworks – Goldman
Sachs programme of activities in the community.
Terry Miller, General Counsel
Before joining LOCOG in October 2006, Terry spent seventeen years at Goldman Sachs, where she was a partner and served as International General
Counsel of Goldman Sachs International.
I would suggest that the political power offered by and available to the directors who have Goldman Sachs connections should be ringing some
There is hightened awareness of a presumed threat of a terrorist attack at the games and the Israeli government are themselves quoting this in press
statements (Iran). Is it too much to wonder why then, there is an undercurrent of Israeli dominance in the committee who have planned the Olympics?
I cant find any financial offers or sponsorship offered to the Olympic Committee under the heading of "Goldman Sachs", and I dont personally believe
that those who are on the committee and hold powerful positions just happened to be available and applied for the positions....Your thoughts are
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