BlackRock

BlackRock

BlackRock is an u.s.-headquartered multinational investment management corporation founded in 1988 by Laurence D. Fink.

BlackRock is an investment bank in New York that focuses on financial security, financial mobility, and financial services. Founded 1988 in New York, United States by Sue Wagner, it invests in debt, early stage ventures, late stage ventures, post-IPO, private equity, seed, series A, non-equity assistance, and pre-seed rounds. Its portfolio companies include New Fortress Energy, Drip Capital, and PointCheckout. As of April 2020, BlackRock has made 74 investments. Their most recent investment was on March23, 2020, when iCapital Network raised $146M. BlackRock has had 25 exits, the most notable of which include Dropbox, Uber, and Funding Circle.

Timeline

October 1, 2019

Paul Booth leaves BlackRock.

1988

Founded

People

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Frank Cooper

Chief Marketing Officer

Geraldine Buckingham

Senior Managing Director and Chairman

Laurence D. Fink

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer

Rob L. Goldstein

Chief Operating Officer & Global Head of BlackRock Solutions

Robert S. Kapito

President

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