Jamie Fiore Higgins

Keynote Speaker

Author of “Bully Market: My Story of Money and Misogyny at Goldman Sachs.” One of the Financial Times “Top 25 Most Influential Women of 2022!”.

Jamie Fiore Higgins (BMC98) worked as a managing director at Goldman Sachs. One of just 8 percent of Goldman employees to earn the managing director title, she was the highest-ranking woman in her department. An active member of the Women’s Network Committee, Fiore Higgins spent her workdays running the trainee and internship programs, recruiting, and managing top equity clients and $96 billion in stock. She is a trained coach, currently working with teens to hone in on their leadership skills, high school and college graduates as they begin careers, professionals as they navigate the workforce, and those in midlife looking to reinvent themselves. She is also a contributor for Medium and Thrive Global

In 2022, Higgins published Bully Market: My Story of Money and Misogyny at Goldman Sachs. The book has been a commercial success and received critical acclaim from major publications like The New Yorker, The Economist, and Bloomberg. The book offers a look at Higgins’ career on Wall Street, where greed coupled with misogyny and discrimination enforced a culture of exclusion in the upper echelons of Goldman Sachs. Her work and memoir have been featured on Today and PBS, as well as in The New Yorker, The Economist, and Bloomberg. In 2022, Jamie was named one of the Financial Times “Top 25 Most Influential Women 2022!”