Goldman Sachs Group said J. Michael Evans, a vice chairman who ran emerging markets and was seen as a potential successor to Chief Executive Officer Lloyd C. Blankfein, is retiring after more than 20 years at the bank.

Evans, 56, will step down at the end of the year and become a senior director, the New York-based company said today in a statement.

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