Shawn Golhar is the Head of Public Policy Research at Barclays. Based in New York, he is responsible for covering major public policy issues for the firm and our global client base. Formerly, Mr. Golhar was a Director in the Public Policy Group in New York and a Vice President in the Public Finance Group in Los Angeles. Active in the community, he serves on the boards of America Needs You and Warm Heart Worldwide and is an Advisory Board Member for Blue Engine and Millennial Action Project. He was awarded with the Barclays Citizenship Awards in 2015. Mr. Golhar is a Truman National Security Fellow and served as a term member at the Council on Foreign Relations and a Leadership Southern California Fellow. Mr. Golhar completed his undergraduate studies at Rutgers University and the London School of Economics and received his Masters’ degree in Public Policy from the Harvard Kennedy School.