Yevgeny Gelfand

Yevgeny Gelfand

Managing Director, Client Solutions team

Yevgeny Gelfand, CFA, CAIA, Managing Director, is a senior member of BlackRock's Client Portfolio Solutions ("CPS") team, where he drives engagement with the firm's Strategic Partner Program clients, along with multi-national institutions with global investment operations.

Mr. Gelfand previously founded and led the Advisory business within CPS, partnering with clients on their most pressing Portfolio Construction, Asset Allocation, and Risk Management challenges, frequently leveraging BlackRock's Aladdin technology.

Prior to joining CPS, Mr. Gelfand was a founding member and served as Global COO of the Financial Markets Advisory group, and played an active role in many of BlackRock's landmark crisis-era Advisory engagements, including work with the Federal Reserve and other official institutions globally.  Mr. Gelfand also played a leadership role in the founding and ensuing growth of BlackRock India.

Prior to joining BlackRock, Mr. Gelfand developed and patented a new design for the internal combustion engine. Mr. Gelfand earned BA degrees in economics and biomedical engineering from Yale University, and holds the Series 7, 24, and 63 FINRA licenses.