Frank Brosens is a co-founder of Taconic. Prior to founding Taconic, Mr. Brosens was a general partner at Goldman, Sachs & Co., where he was head of the risk arbitrage area, the stock options business, the equity derivatives area, the Japanese warrants business (which he co-founded), as well as co-head of the energy trading business. Mr. Brosens is a member of the Board of Directors for the Peterson Institute for International Economics. He is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations. He formerly served as member of the Board of Directors for the Economic Club of New York, Chairman of the Board of the Northern Westchester Hospital and as a member of the Board of Directors at PRINCO, the Princeton University Investment Company. Mr. Brosens received a B.S.E. in Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering, magna cum laude, from Princeton University in 1979, where he was elected to Phi Beta Kappa.