Celia Yan

Celia Yan

Co-head of Asian Private Credit and Co-portfolio manager of the Asia Pacific Private Credit Fund, BlackRock

Celia Yan, Managing Director, is co-head of Asian Private Credit, co-PM of the Asia Pacific Private Credit fund, and a voting member of the Asian Private Credit investment committee. Celia is responsible for overseeing private credit portfolios including origination and underwriting in APAC (ex. India), with direct responsibilities for China Private Credit. Celia is a senior member of the Asian Fixed Income & Credit leadership team and is responsible for driving the growth for BlackRock's Asian Private Credit platform.

 

Prior to joining Blackrock in 2020, Celia was previously the Head of Greater China with ADM Capital where she joined in 2011. As a senior private credit investor, she led the overall China investment strategy and specialized in sourcing and executing Greater China private credit investments. Prior to that, Celia worked for National Australia Bank in Melbourne, where she advised on complex investment solutions and risk analysis.

 

Celia has a Bachelor of Commerce from The University of Melbourne (Australia) and a Master of Applied Econometrics from Monash University (Australia), currently perusing a Finance EMBA with PBCSF, Tsinghua University (China).