BCG News - 04/25/06
Sullivan & Cromwell names future Chairman
New York giant Sullivan & Cromwell has made a rare senior-management change, with real estate head Joseph Shenker announced as its Vice Chairman. Shenker, who became Sullivan's youngest-ever partner when he joined in 1986, has become Vice Chairman to replace current Chairman Rodgin Cohen in 2010. In addition to heading its real estate practice, Shenker oversees the firm's financial and administrative affairs and serves on the management committee. His new responsibilities include working alongside Mr. Cohen to provide counsel to chief executives of corporations, business leaders, and members of prominent families all over the world.