Managing Director and Chief Operating Officer, BlackRock Alternative Investors
Matt Anestis is Managing Director and Chief of Staff to the Office of the President and Chief Operating Officer of BlackRock, the world's largest asset manager. He is also Chief Operating Officer of BlackRock's Aladdin Product Group and serves on BlackRock's Global Operating Committee, Global Human Capital Committee and Americas Executive Committee. Previously, he was Head of BlackRock's Boston office and Chief Operating Officer of BlackRock Alternative Investors. He was a Partner and Managing Director with The Boston Consulting Group in Hong Kong and also worked with Microsoft and in the White House. Anestis serves as a Senior Advisor to the Presidential Scholars Foundation and founded the Boston Volunteer Bridge and Toronto Volunteer Bridge. He is also a Founding Curator of the World Economic Forum's Boston Global Shapers Hub. Anestis earned an undergraduate degree (magna cum laude) in Economics from Harvard, an MBA (with high distinction) from Harvard Business School (Baker Scholar) and a JD (magna cum laude) from Harvard Law School.