They stay to build rewarding careers because of our entrepreneurial spirit, a commitment to our people and the high expectation for excellence.Our people are our most valuable asset – they are skilled problem solvers that believe challenges can be opportunities.He is Chairman Emeritus of the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden in Washington, D. He serves on the Investment Committee of the Smithsonian Institution. He is a Blackstone designated Director of Patria Investimentos S.He currently serves on the board of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, the Telluride Foundation, the Advantage Testing Foundation, the Friends of the High Line, and of Our Lady Queen of Angels School, a parochial school (K-8th grade) in Spanish Harlem. A., as well as a Blackstone designated Director of Harrington Reinsurance Holdings Ltd. Alderson Smith was with First Boston in London and New York for eight years. Alderson Smith holds an MA from Oxford University and an MBA from Harvard Business School.Prior to joining Bank of America, she was a consistently highly ranked Institutional Investor “All-America Research Team” financial services analyst at Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette and Credit Suisse as a Managing Director. Solotar Chairs the Board of Directors of Blackstone’s Charitable Foundation. Gautam Banerjee is a Senior Managing Director and Chairman of Blackstone Singapore. Banerjee served as Executive Chairman of Pricewaterhouse Coopers (Pw C) Singapore for nine years until his retirement in December 2012. He graduated cum laude and was the recipient of the Dean’s Service Award. Blaine is a member of the Tulane Fund Advisory Board and a member of the City Harvest Leadership Council.She is also Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the East Harlem Tutorial Program and the East Harlem Scholars Academies. He spent over 30 years with the firm in various leadership roles in Singapore, India and East Asia. Greg Blank is a Senior Managing Director in the Infrastructure Group where he focuses on investments in the Communications sector. Blank has worked in both the New York and Hong Kong offices and has been involved in the execution of Blackstone investments, including NCR, Kronos, Paysafe, JDA, Ipreo, and Optiv. Blank was an Associate at Texas Pacific Group (TPG) in San Francisco where he was involved in the evaluation and execution of private equity transactions. Blank worked in investment banking at Goldman, Sachs & Co.
Solotar received a BS in Management Information Systems from the State University of New York at Albany and an MBA in Finance from New York University. Blackstone has the largest real estate platform in the world with over 5 billion in investor capital under management. He is a Vice-Chairman of the Singapore Business Federation and his roles in the not-for-profit sector include serving on the Governing Board of Yale-NUS College and the Legal Service Commission of Singapore. Banerjee is a fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW) and the Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountants (ISCA). Blackstone Tactical Opportunities employs an opportunistic investment strategy across asset classes, industries and geographies and seeks to capitalize on time-sensitive or non-traditional investment opportunities that are differentiated and difficult to source, analyze or execute. Blitzer has been involved in the execution of Blackstone investments across a variety of asset classes, including establishing and leading Blackstone’s European private equity business. Blitzer is based in New York and graduated magna cum laude from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. Blitzer currently serves on the Boards of Harlem RBI, an East Harlem social services and educational organization, the Riverdale Country School, the Advisory Board of the Mount Sinai Surgical Department, and the Board of Overseers at the Wharton School.
He serves as a director of Blackstone portfolio companies First Eagle Investment Management and Penn Engineering. She oversees Blackstone's public relations, branding, marketing and internal communications functions and advises on government affairs. Presidential election cycle, she served as a Deputy Press Secretary on the Kerry-Edwards campaign. Anderson also previously worked as an Account Director at the public relations firm Brunswick and as a Segment Producer for ABC News' “Good Morning America” after starting her career in the Press Office of the Clinton White House. Anderson received a BA from The College of the Holy Cross, and serves on the Blackstone Women’s Network’s Steering Committee, as well as on the board of the Blackstone Charitable Foundation.
He is also a trustee of the Tate Foundation in Britain and serves on the board of Year Up, an organization focused on youth employment. in Finance from the Krannert Business School at Purdue University in 1984 where he was named outstanding graduate instructor. She serves as the primary spokesperson for the firm, advising Blackstone’s senior leaders and business groups, as well as companies across Blackstone’s portfolio. Anderson served as Communications Director and Director of Marketing to the former Governor of New York as well as Communications Director on the 2006 gubernatorial campaign. Anderson was an Associate Director of Corporate Communications at UBS AG supporting U. media relations and serving as a spokesperson for the company’s Wealth Management division. Lionel Assant is Senior Managing Director and European Head of Private Equity for Blackstone, based in London. Assant has been involved in various European investments and investment opportunities. Assant was an Executive Director at Goldman Sachs where he worked for seven years in the Mergers & Acquisitions, Asset Management and Private Equity divisions. Assant graduated from the Ecole Polytechnique with a Master’s degree in Economics.
Blackstone has the largest real estate platform in the world with over 5 billion in investor capital under management. He is active in many energy-related organizations including the World Energy Council and the World Economic Forum where he has served as the Chair of the Electricity Technology Cluster.
Blackstone Real Estate is the industry leader in opportunistic, core plus and debt investing across the US, Europe and Asia. Mc Carthy most recently served as Global Chief Operating Officer of Blackstone Real Estate where she was responsible for its day-to-day operations with a particular focus on its investors, capital raising and business development efforts across new investment products. Mc Carthy worked at Goldman Sachs, where she was a Vice President focused on investments for the Real Estate Principal Investment Area. Mc Carthy began her career at Goldman Sachs in the Mergers & Acquisitions Group. Mc Carthy received a BA with Distinction from Yale University. Mc Carthy serves on the Board of City Harvest, which exists to end hunger in New York City through food rescue and distribution, education and other practical, innovative solutions. Mc Carthy was honored for her work to support Reading Partners New York, a not-for-profit that provides one-on-one volunteer tutoring to help students master foundational reading skills by grade four. Brendan Boyle is a Senior Managing Director responsible for private wealth management distribution. Boyle was an independent consultant in the financial services industry, advising some of the leading asset management, broker/dealer and insurance companies, as well as some select private equity firms, in all aspects of business development. Boyle spent twenty-five years in senior management positions in the private client and asset management areas at leading Wall Street firms, including Smith Barney, Prudential Securities and UBS/Paine Webber.