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Paul Walker


Technologist and Philanthropist

Paul Walker is a Brooklyn-based technologist and philanthropist. He advises companies and investors in AI and FinTech, providing organizations with guidance in business, technology, people and product strategy. Among his roles, he is a board member at OpenFin, a provider of open interoperable desktop software for financial services, and a senior advisor at Motive Partners, a next-generation FinTech investment firm.

Paul spends his philanthropic energies working with organizations that provide opportunity and social capital to young adults through access to education, science, and critical reasoning.

Paul retired as a partner from Goldman Sachs in 2015, where he co-headed the firm's technology division and held roles in risk management and technology. He holds a PhD in Physics from the University of Illinois and a BA in Physics from Cornell University.