Director

Jon Diorio

Jon Diorio, Director, is a member of BlackRock's Product Management and Development Group.

Mr Diorio is responsible for U.S. Retail Product Management, Development and Strategy within BlackRock’s U.S. Wealth Advisory division. In addition, he is responsible for overseeing BlackRock’s Closed-End Fund business.

Prior to joining BlackRock, Mr. Diorio held various roles at DWS Investments, the asset management arm of Deutsche Bank. Most recently, he was a Director in DWS's retail sales division. In previous roles, he was Head of Closed-End Funds for DWS, along with a Portfolio Specialist for DWS's alternative mutual funds.

Mr. Diorio earned a BA degree in finance from Loyola University and a MBA degree with a concentration in finance and economics from NYU-Stern School of Business.  In addition, he earned the Certified Investment Management Analyst designation through the Investment Management Consultants Association in conjunction with the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. He has his series 6, 63, 7, and 24 licenses.