Tavis is a partner in the European Special Situations Group (ESSG). The team focuses on investing in a range of asset-backed opportunities, including sub-performing and non-performing portfolios of consumer, residential real estate, and commercial real estate loans; portfolios of real estate assets; and hybrid, junior and structured equity financing. In addition to evaluating and executing new investment opportunities, his experience includes detailed involvement with management teams and partners to implement change within portfolio companies. Tavis joined Goldman Sachs as an executive director in ESSG in 2005. He was named managing director in 2010 and partner in 2014.