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Paul A. Gould

Managing Director

Allen & Company, LLC

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Paul Gould established Allen & Company’s arbitrage business in 1975 and has been involved in Allen & Company’s merger and acquisition advisory practice where he has served as a financial advisor to many Fortune 500 corporations.

Prior Professional Experience:

  • Gould has been with Allen & Company since 1972.

Company Directorship:

  • Gould is a director of Discovery Communications and a member of the Compensation and Nominating Committees. He served as a director of Discovery Holding Company prior to Discovery Communications becoming a public company.

Other Directorships:

  • Gould serves on the boards of Liberty Global, plc, and Ampco-Pittsburgh Corporation. He also serves on the board of trustees for Cornell University, the Wildlife Conservation Society, and the New School University, and is an Overseer for the Weill Cornell Medical College.


  • Mr. Gould attended Cornell and holds a bachelor’s degree from Fairleigh Dickinson University.