Advisory Director of Private Wealth Management
Goldman Sachs Group, Inc.

Fredric E. Steck


UC Santa Barbara Chancellor's Council
Diversified Natural Products Chairman of the Board
Aravo Solutions Inc. Board Member 
Fredric E. Steck Family Foundation


Fredric Steck is the Advisory Director of Private Wealth Management for Goldman Sachs, a leading global investment banking and securities firm. He previously held the position of Managing Director. Elected a partner of the firm in 1994, and then managing director in 1996, he served as head of the western region for the Fixed Income Division in San Francisco, and as head of sales for the US Fixed Income Division in New York.

Mr. Steck is a private investor with interests in entrepreneurship, education, and environment. He is a member of the advisory board of Endeavor, an international non-profit organization supporting entrepreneurial development in emerging markets. He serves on the National Council for the World Wildlife Fund. He is a partner in GBS Films, a company dedicated to independent films and filmmaking. 

Mr. Steck owns and operates Rancho Latigo in Santa Ynez, raising and training cutting horses. He is a member of the National Cutting Horse Association. A father of five children, he is the sole donor and a trustee of the Fredric E. Steck Family Foundation in Santa Ynez, devoted primarily to education and environmental organizations. 


BA: History, UC Santa Barbara