Andrea Picard

Managing Director, Pensions

Andrea Picard, Managing Director, is a member of the US and Canada Institutional team within BlackRock's Institutional Client Business. She is Head of US Pensions East and is responsible for developing and maintaining relationships with institutional investors, specifically public and corporate pension plans.

 

Prior to joining BlackRock in 2013, Ms. Picard was a Partner and Director of Marketing at Stelliam Investment Management, a long/short equity manager and earlier, held a similar role at Raven Asset Management, a long/short credit fund. Prior, Ms. Picard spent over 15 years managing a broad array of institutional client relationships and leading fixed income sales efforts in leveraged credit. She was Senior Vice President and Sales Manager in the High Yield Group at Raymond James, and Managing Director and Head of High Yield Sales at TD Securities. Ms. Picard began her career at Lehman Brothers in institutional fixed income sales, lastly as a Senior Vice President, High Yield sales.

 

Ms. Picard earned an MBA in Finance from the Leonard N. Stern School of Business and a BA in Linguistics from the State University of New York at Albany.

Andrea Picard

Managing Director, Pensions

Andrea Picard, Managing Director, is a member of the US and Canada Institutional team within BlackRock's Institutional Client Business. She is Head of US Pensions East and is responsible for developing and maintaining relationships with institutional investors, specifically public and corporate pension plans.

 

Prior to joining BlackRock in 2013, Ms. Picard was a Partner and Director of Marketing at Stelliam Investment Management, a long/short equity manager and earlier, held a similar role at Raven Asset Management, a long/short credit fund. Prior, Ms. Picard spent over 15 years managing a broad array of institutional client relationships and leading fixed income sales efforts in leveraged credit. She was Senior Vice President and Sales Manager in the High Yield Group at Raymond James, and Managing Director and Head of High Yield Sales at TD Securities. Ms. Picard began her career at Lehman Brothers in institutional fixed income sales, lastly as a Senior Vice President, High Yield sales.

 

Ms. Picard earned an MBA in Finance from the Leonard N. Stern School of Business and a BA in Linguistics from the State University of New York at Albany.