Bob Bass

Bob Bass

Managing Director, Factor-Based Strategies

Robert T. Bass,  Managing Director, is a member of the Factor Based Strategies Group where he focuses on the tools and analytics necessary to support a factor based investment process.


Mr. Bass formerly led the Client Analytics Group within BlackRock Solutions and was responsible for analytical support for all clients of BlackRock Solutions' enterprise investment system, Aladdin. Mr. Bass was also the creator of the Aladdin application Prism.


Prior to joining BlackRock in 1998, Mr. Bass was involved in the structuring of project revenue bond transactions for both Lehman Brothers and Salomon Smith Barney.


Mr. Bass earned a BA degree in economics from Dartmouth College in 1989, and an MBA degree with concentrations in statistics and finance from the University of Chicago in 1994.