It is the case that the bulk of Cameron Poetzscher‘s long business career has primarily been concentrated in the areas of on the media, telecommunications, and technology sectors, but there has also been a significant focus on the Internet and entertainment portions of those sectors. However, he also has gained considerable experience working with companies in many other fields, including areas as diverse as healthcare, finance, consumer products, natural resources, and real estate.
There are many reasons why Uber chose Cameron Poetzscher as a leader in their rapidly growing company. Now serving as the Head of Corporate Development for a company that has significant needs in that area, there is little doubt that Cameron was chosen in part because he had a long career behind him long before then. His experience has not only been significant, but it’s been international in scope, having worked on deals on five continents. His long business career includes 17 years at Goldman Sachs, where he was a global investment specialist. While there, he worked with clients in a great many business sectors, including finance, healthcare and real estate, even though most of his work was focused in the technology, media and telecommunications sectors especially in the areas of the Internet and entertainment.
In addition to his vast business experience, Cameron Poetzscher also has a strong traditional educational background to fall back on. Long before he arrived at Goldman, he earned an MBA with Distinction from Harvard Business School and then went on to work wth the HBS Finance faculty, where he conducted significant research and then wrote significant pieces on important subjects like derivatives, hedging and liability management.