Mr. Wassim Younan is the Managing Director & Vice Chairman for International at HPS Investment Partners LLC. He previously was a partner and held various roles at Goldman Sachs over a 29-year tenure in London, Singapore, Hong Kong, and Dubai. Prior to joining HPS in 2021, Wassim was the chief executive officer of Goldman Sachs for the Middle East and North Africa region. He started his career in 1984 at the First National Bank of Chicago and served in Chicago, Seoul and Dubai. Mr. Younan holds an MBA from Loyola University of Chicago, and a Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration from the American University of Beirut.