Bloomberg Businessweek - "Scene Last Night"
At its Crystal Party on May 2, The Mount Sinai Medical Center raised more than $3.2 million with dinner and dancing under a tent in Central Park. Eric S. Lane, global co-head of investment management at Goldman Sachs Group Inc. and his wife, Sarah, chaired the event. Carl Icahn received special notice for his $200 million gift that renamed the medical school the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai -- and has prompted orders for new business cards and lab coats with the blue and pink Icahn logo. "I work for secular change. This is about a secular change as far as medicine," said the chairman of Icahn Enterprises Holdings LP, who's been trying to upend a $24.4 billion buyout of Dell Inc. "Especially in genetics, this is an amount of money that can make a major difference." Learn more