Roy Cohen (Speaker)
Roy Cohen specializes in the delivery of career services primarily to senior and mid level executives. He has worked extensively with clients from diverse industries, most notably, Wall Street, retailing and fashion, publishing, consumer products, and entertainment. For over 10 years, he also served as the sole “in-house” career and outplacement counselor to Goldman Sachs, one of the world’s leading global financial services organizations.
Roy has been quoted often in the press (Wall Street Journal, Newsday, US News, etc), and he has appeared on World News Tonight and Fox Five News. He has been associated with the Five O’clock Club since 1991 as a master coach and member of the media team, and with Lee Hecht Harrison as a Vice President, Senior Consultant and Director of Professional Services. He is a long-standing adjunct faculty member at New York University where he currently teaches in a program to train executive coaches, he is a faculty member for Columbia Business School’s Executive Education Program, and he has also taught at the New School University. Academically, he holds an MBA from Columbia, a master’s in counseling from Colgate and an undergraduate degree from Cornell.