Chief Investment Officer and Executive Vice President, Finance

Eric Gould is Chief Investment Officer and Executive Vice President of Finance for Entertainment Studios. He started with the company in 2017. Mr. Gould oversees investments, mergers, acquisitions, and corporate finance for all media divisions. He comes to Entertainment Studios directly from a three-year stint at Guggenheim as a Managing Director and Senior Portfolio Manager, where he was responsible for the investment development and strategies for approximately $20 billion of the firm’s $240 billion in client assets.

He has more than 20 years of experience in finance, capital markets, and asset management with an emphasis on managing multi-sector portfolios and he was the Head of Portfolio Management at the Munich Re Group, where he was responsible for the North American investment strategies and served as a member of the Investment Committee and Corporate Officer. Also, he was actively involved in developing capital market relationships, alternative investment strategies and the firm’s operational risk management committee. Before joining Munich Re in 2007, Mr. Gould was a Senior Vice President and Senior Portfolio Manager at GE Asset Management where he headed the Structured Products Group. Prior to that, he spent six years at MetLife’s investment department where he managed structured products and real estate investments as well as analyzed M&A opportunities. Mr. Gould earned his M.B.A. from Loyola University of Chicago and B.A. from Indiana University.