Thomas Becker

Thomas Becker

Global Tactical Asset Allocation Team

Thomas Becker, PhD, Managing Director, is a portfolio manager on the Global Tactical Asset Allocation team within BlackRock's Multi-Asset Strategies & Solutions group.

 

Mr. Becker's service with the firm dates back to 2010. Prior to assuming his current role, he led fixed income research within the multi-asset Global Market Strategies Group. Prior to BlackRock, Mr. Becker served as an economist in the Office of International Affairs at the US Department of Treasury in 2009. Mr. Becker was a Fulbright Scholar in Germany in 2004 studying Eurozone integration, a visiting scholar at Harvard University in 2010, and has published in a leading finance journal.

 

Mr. Becker serves on the Board of Directors of the San Francisco Chamber of Commerce. He earned a BS degree in economics from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) in 2003 and an MA and PhD in economics from the University of California, Berkeley in 2008 and 2010, respectively.