Hafize Gaye Erkan

Ms. Erkan joined First Republic in 2014 and became the President in 2017, Board Member in 2019 and Co-CEO in 2021. Prior to First Republic, she held the position of Managing Director and Head of Financial Institutions Group Strategies at Goldman Sachs, where she worked for nearly a decade, advising boards and executive management of large U.S. banks and insurance companies. B.Sc., 2001, Bogazici University (Turkey); Ph.D., 2006, Princeton University; Harvard Business School Advanced Management Program, 2015; Stanford Graduate School of Business Executive Program in Leadership, 2016.