Peter Gailliot

Peter Gailliot

Global CIO, Financial Institutions Group

Peter Gailliot, Managing Director, is the Global CIO of the Financial Institutions Group (FIG) and Head of Fixed Income FIG Portfolio Management. He is responsible for portfolio performance, strategic positioning, and customized solution creation across the full FIG platform at BlackRock.


Prior to his current role, Mr. Gailliot was Head of US Fixed Income for FIG within BlackRock's Global Fixed Income team. In this role he was responsible for setting the group's Multi-Sector Total Return strategies, as well as managing client portfolios as a Senior Portfolio Manager. Mr. Gailliot joined BlackRock in 2004 in the Institutional Client Business Group, and was responsible for developing and maintaining relationships with insurance and other taxable clients.


Mr. Gailliot began his career in 2002 as an Internal Wholesaler on the AXA Distributors Annuity Sales Desk at AXA Financial.


Mr. Gailliot earned a BA degree in economics from Duke University in 2002.