Originally published on Wed March 14, 2012 12:25 pm
Greg Smith is a fairly ordinary name — but it's now one that's all the talk of Wall Street after he quit his position at Goldman Sachs today in one of the most amazingly public ways:
With an essay in The New York Times that accuses Goldman Sachs of having a money-is-everything culture that is "toxic and destructive."
Greg Smith, an executive director at Goldman Sachs, is resigning today after 12 years at the firm. He has a scathing op-ed in this morning's NYT, running under the headline "Why I Am Leaving Goldman Sachs":