Since 2004, Noah Gottdiener has served as chief executive officer and chairman of the board of directors for Duff & Phelps. During this time, revenue has increased from $30 million in 2004 to over $1 billion today. Duff & Phelps has more than 4,000 employees in 70 offices spanning the Americas, Europe, and Asia Pacific. In April 2020, Noah led the company through a $4.2 billion acquisition by a global investor consortium.
Previously, Noah was the founding partner of Stone Ridge Partners LLC, a mergers and acquisitions advisory firm; Noah used this platform to acquire Duff & Phelps. Prior to that, Noah was a partner with Thomas Weisel Partners and Furman Selz LLC, and a managing director at Lehman Brothers, where he began his career.
Noah is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations and sits on the board of trustees of the National Outdoor Leadership School (NOLS). He is a member of the Black Rock Forest Consortium Leadership Council and on the board of directors of Focus Financial Partners and AZTherapies. He is a former member of the board of trustees of The Brearley School.
Noah received his B.A. in mathematics from Princeton University and MBA from Harvard Business School.