Goldman Sachs (GS) has named Harvey Schwartz, the global co-head of its securities arm, its next...

|About: Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (GS)|By:, SA News Editor

Goldman Sachs (GS) has named Harvey Schwartz, the global co-head of its securities arm, its next CFO. Schwartz will replace David Viniar, who is retiring after a 12-year stint as CFO, at the end of Jan. '13. Goldman adds Viniar will join Goldman's board, and that the company expects to appoint additional directors in the near-term. The firm will discuss the move in a 5 p.m. call. (PR)