Holly Framsted

Holly Framsted

Holly Framsted Head of US Factor ETFs

Holly Framsted, CFA, Managing Director, is BlackRock's Head of US Factor ETFs. In this role, Holly educates financial advisors, institutional investors, and personal investors on the benefits of factor investing, and helps clients integrate Factor ETFs into their portfolios.

 

Ms. Framsted's service with the firm dates back to 2005, including her years with Barclays Global Investors (BGI), which merged with BlackRock in 2009. Prior to joining the Smart Beta team, she held various strategic product development roles within iShares. She also spent a number of years, including those at BGI as a portfolio manager for the Index Equity team where she was responsible for the management of various global equity portfolios for iShares, retail, and institutional accounts. Holly began her career at BGI in the Global Risk Management department where she helped implement a number of global policies. Prior to joining BGI, she was with ArcLight Capital Partners where she was responsible for various research, risk management and portfolio management related initiatives.

 

Ms. Framsted earned a BA degree in psychology from the University of California, Los Angeles, and is a CFA Charterholder.