Katrina Jackiewicz, Goldman Sachs

Author: | Published: 1 Dec 2008

Simon Crompton

Goldman Sachs (Asia) – Executive director and senior counsel in Hong Kong, January 2008 to present

Goldman Sachs International – Executive director and counsel in London, June 2006-January 2008

Vinson & Elkins – Associate in New York and then London, 1999-May 2006

Freshfields Manager, London, 1996-1998

Parker & Parker (since merged with Freehills) – Articled clerk and lawyer, Perth, 1993-1996

Katrina Jackiewicz wasn't sure she could live in Hong Kong until she found Bowen Road. "It's about a third of the way up the peak, two minutes from our apartment and where many people go running. After a short distance it becomes pedestrianised with trees on either side, so it's a lovely place to run," she says.

A veteran of three marathons and more than 10 half marathons, Jackiewicz was only supposed to be in Hong Kong for three months. She was covering maternity leave in IBD (Investment Banking Division) Legal at Goldman...