Stephan Bassas

Stephan Bassas

Lead Portfolio Manager for US Investment Grade Credit

Stephan Bassas, Managing Director, is the lead portfolio manager for the fundamental US Investment Grade Credit and long duration team within BlackRock's Americas Fixed Income Alpha Strategies.

 

Stephan has been a senior portfolio manager focused on US investment grade credit portfolios and long duration strategies since 2007. Previously Mr. Bassas worked in the London office and was responsible for European investment grade corporate portfolios. Mr. Bassas' service with the firm dates back to 2000, including his time with Merrill Lynch Investment Managers (MLIM), which merged with BlackRock in 2006. Previously Mr. Bassas worked as a portfolio manager and then an asset swap proprietary trader for Paribas Asset Management and Paribas Capital Markets in Luxembourg and London.

 

Mr. Bassas graduated from the University of Lyon, in France and attended the Investment Management Program at the London Business School.