Mr. Goldstein has over 25 years of experience in information technology specifically in networking, storage, risk management, and
sourcing. He also has significant experience in financial services, specifically in the securities industry with a focus on brokerage,
global custody and executive reporting and in the insurance industry with a focus on health care and managed care.
Most recently, working as a consultant for HCSC, one of the largest health insurance companies, he developed enterprise strategies
for storage, data center and networking. He also managed a major storage sourcing process and conducted an IT risk assessment
for this company and provided remediation strategies.
Previously, working for Gartner, Inc. of Stamford, CT, he provided in-depth consulting expertise in telecommunications, sourcing
processes and risk management as used in securities, banking, insurance, manufacturing and government. While there Mr. Goldstein
led consulting projects in the following areas:
Telecommunications: development of data, voice and convergence strategies that optimize
resource utilization and save money; assessment of existing architectures, technologies,
processes and products to identify savings opportunities and service level enhancements;
development of realistic Voice Over IP (VoIP) migration strategies and plans.
Sourcing: a wide range of sourcing/outsourcing expertise, that help global companies address all
aspects of the sourcing lifecycle, from initial strategy to implementation, termination or
Risk Management: development of disaster recovery (DR) and business continuity (BC)
strategies and plans optimized to support business needs; assessment of DR/BC process maturity.
Before Gartner, he worked for NEIC, Inc. a health care EDI leader, in Secaucus, NJ, where he managed the successful development
of a nationwide e commerce health care service and acquired significant expertise in managed care.
He co-founded Leveraged Technology, Inc., a management consulting firm focused on developing effective IT strategies for major
financial services clients in brokerage (front- and back-office operations, global custody) and insurance (property and casualty)
Mr. Goldstein also worked for Merrill Lynch where he managed a unit responsible for supporting the holding company treasurer and
controller and developed a reporting system for top executive management.
Other business experience includes working as a senior systems engineer at IBM, specialized in mainframe and networking
technologies and working as an engineer at American Electric Power, specialized in generation planning and power distribution
Mr. Goldstein possesses very good interpersonal and communication skills; fluent in Romanian, colloquial in French and Italian,
competent in Spanish, Portuguese and Russian; traveled extensively; and has global work experienced in North America (USA and
Canada), Europe, Australia and South America.
His education includes a Bachelor of Science degree in electrical engineering from Brooklyn Polytechnic and a Master's degree in
electrical engineering from Syracuse University. He also completed industry-specific training programs in the insurance and