Mark Woolley

Mark Woolley

Chief Investment Officer, Hedge Fund Solutions

Mark Woolley, Managing Director, is the Chief Investment Officer for the Hedge Fund Solutions (HFS) team within BlackRock’s Multi-Asset Strategies and Solutions (MASS) group. In this role, he is responsible for sourcing, evaluating, and monitoring hedge fund managers and hedge fund-sponsored co-investments. The HFS team has been building and managing portfolios of hedge funds since 1995 and is one of the world’s largest allocators to hedge funds.


Mark’s service with the firm dates to 2001, including his years with Quellos Group, LLC, which was acquired by BlackRock in 2007. At Quellos, he served as a Managing Director focused on sourcing, evaluating, and monitoring alternative investment managers.


Mark earned his BA degree in business administration with a concentration in finance from the University of Washington.


Multi-Asset Strategies & Solutions (MASS) meets client demand for active asset allocation strategies and whole portfolio solutions through funds, outsourcing institutional mandates (OCIO), model portfolios, and more. MASS draws on the toolkit of BlackRock's index, factor, and alpha-seeking capabilities to deliver cutting-edge insights and precise investment outcomes.