Paul J. Taubman is the Founder, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of PJT Partners, a global advisory-focused investment bank. Since its founding in 2014, PJT Partners has become one of the fastest growing and most respected advisory firms. Prior to founding PJT Partners, Mr. Taubman spent nearly 30 years at Morgan Stanley serving in a series of increasingly significant leadership positions including Co-President of Institutional Securities. Throughout his career, he has advised companies and Boards on many of the largest and most complex strategic transactions around the globe.
Mr. Taubman serves in a leadership role on numerous philanthropic efforts including Board President of New York Cares, New York City’s largest volunteer organization; Vice Chairman of the Board of Trustees of Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory; Board Member of the Partnership for New York City; Advisory Council member at the Stanford Graduate School of Business; National Advisory Board Member of Youth, Inc.; and Trustee of the Foundation for Empowering Citizens with Autism.
Mr. Taubman received his BS in Economics from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania and his MBA from Stanford University’s Graduate School of Business.