Our Culture

What you believe and what you value as an organization matters. Discover the DNA of our firm.

Our People

Get to know our teams and the stories of select staff members who share why they choose to work at Sands Capital.

News & Events

Read about some of the latest events, partnerships, and business highlights from Sands Capital.


At Sands Capital, we strive to hire exceptional talent who will live our values and support our efforts to deliver on our mission.

Changing market and geopolitical environments are part of the equation for long-term investors.  As active investors, we are prepared to manage through trying times.

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Fostering Long-term Thinking

Executive Managing Director and Sr. Portfolio Manager Brian Christiansen discusses the importance of candor and collaboration in a culture that promotes long-term thinking.

Transparent Work Cultures and Inclusive Opportunities

Recruit Holdings is transforming the world of work through wage transparency and providing life-changing opportunities for immigrants and refugees.

Philosophy & Approach

Our philosophy is rooted in the belief that, over time, stock prices will reflect the earnings power and growth of the underlying businesses.

Our latest annual report offers a comprehensive view of how we add value through active stewardship.

Public Equity

Our newest strategy takes an unconstrained approach to seeking the best growth businesses outside of the U.S.

Venture & Growth Equity

Sands Capital invests in innovative businesses across all stages of the growth spectrum

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Jonathan P. Goodman

General Counsel

Joined Sands Capital


Work Experience

Sands Capital (2012 - 2013)
Arlington, VA | Legal Counsel

Gibson, Dunn and Crutcher LLP (2007 - 2012)
Washington, DC | Attorney

Cravath, Swaine and Moore LLP (2003 - 2006)
New York, NY and London, UK | Attorney


Georgetown University (2003)
Juris Doctor

University of Wisconsin - Madison (1997)
BA | Political Science and Japanese

Jon joined Sands Capital in 2012 and is General Counsel of Sands Capital. Jon is responsible for managing all aspects of Sands Capital's legal matters. Prior to joining Sands Capital, Jon was associated with Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP and Cravath, Swaine & Moore, LLP, where he had extensive experience with private investment funds, mergers and acquisitions, capital markets transactions, and related regulatory regimes. Jon holds a BA from the University of Wisconsin at Madison and a juris doctor degree from the Georgetown University Law Center where he graduated magna cum laude and with the Order of the Coif designation.

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