Goldman Sachs: Former exec says company referred to clients as ‘muppets’ — are you surpised?

In a blistering Op-Ed for The New York Times, a Goldman Sachs executive said he was resigning from a company and described the environment there as “toxic and destructive.” You can read the full New York Times Op-Ed here.

The departing executive, Greg Smith, also noted that managing directors at the company referred to clients as “muppets”

Actual muppets. (AP Photo/Disney, Scott Garfield)

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Bethonie Butler is a producer and a reporter on The Post’s engagement team. She oversees online comments and has also contributed to The Style Blog and She The People.
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