Carl Patchen

Carl Patchen

Associate, Multi-Asset Investment Risk within RQA

Carl Patchen, Associate, is a member of the Multi-Asset investment risk team within BlackRock's Risk & Quantitative Analysis (RQA) group. He is responsible for developing Market-Driven Scenarios around key market events and building out RQA's framework for monitoring geopolitical risks.


Previously, Carl covered the infrastructure, real estate, and CMBS businesses as a member of the RQA Alternatives team. Carl began his career at BlackRock in 2015, focusing on the US credit platform and modeling fund liquidity and redemption risk for RQA.


Prior to joining BlackRock, Carl focused on global transfer pricing and operating model effectiveness as a consultant for Ernst & Young.


Carl earned an MA in International Economics from the Johns Hopkins University School of Advanced International Studies in 2014. He received a BA degree in Public Policy from the University of Michigan in 2011.