Goldman Sachs Group Inc will not send any of its executives to a Saudi investment conference next week, Chief Executive Officer David Solomon said in an interview with CNBC on Thursday.
A number of top bankers and business leaders, including JP Morgan CEO Jamie Dimon, have decided not to attend the high-profile event in Riyadh amid mounting international pressure on Saudi Arabia over the disappearance of journalist Jamal Khashoggi. U.
S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin on Wednesday abandoned plans to attend.
Solomon said he had.