Mr. Laurence D. Fink is a Chairman & Chief Executive Officer at BlackRock Capital Management, Inc., BlackRock Advisors LLC, BlackRock, Inc., BlackRock Financial Management, Inc., BlackRock Fund Advisors, BlackRock Institutional Trust Co. NA, and at BlackRock Investment Management LLC, a Co-Chairman at NYU Elaine A. & Kenneth G. Langone Medical Center and a Co-Chairman at NYU Hospitals Center.
He is on the Board of Directors at Forum Mondial de L'Economie, The Nature Conservancy, Inc., Robin Hood Foundation, Council on Foreign Relations, Inc., The Partnership for New York City, New York University and The Museum of Modern Art.
Prior to founding BlackRock, Inc. in 1988, Mr. Fink was a member of the Management Committee and a Managing Director of The First Boston Corporation.
Mr. Fink earned an MBA with a concentration in real estate from the University of California at Los Angeles in 1976 and a BA in political science from UCLA in 1974.