Lehnbachplatz 1
D-80333 München
Contact Person
Harald Klug
+49 89 427 295834
New York City
In Germany: Frankfurt, Munich
Year of establishment
Active in Germany since
2005. Legacy entity Merrill Lynch Investment Managers were present in Germany since 2003
Managing director/board member
Global Executive Committee: Laurence D. Fink (Chairman and Chief Executive Officer), Robert S. Kapito (President), Susan L. Wagner (Vice Chairman), Kendrick R. Wilson III (Vice Chairman), Rohit Bhagat (Chairman of Asia Pacific), James J. Charrington (Chairman of Europe, Middle East & Africa), Robert P. Connolly (General Counsel), Robert W. Fairbairn (Head of Global Client Group), Bennett W. Golub, Ph.D. (Chief Risk Officer), Charles S. Hallac (Chief Operating Officer), J. Richard Kushel (Head of Portfolio Management), Ann Marie Petach (Chief Financial Officer), Jeffrey A. Smith, Ph.D. (Head of Human Resources), German Management Team: Dr. Dirk Klee (Country Head), Steven Bayly (Head of Institutional), Michael Krautzberger (CIO)

BlackRock is a leader in investment management, risk management and advisory services for institutional and retail clients worldwide.  At June 30, 2011, BlackRock’s AUM was $3.659 trillion.  BlackRock offers products that span the risk spectrum to meet clients’ needs, including active, enhanced and index strategies across markets and asset classes. Products are offered in a variety of structures including separate accounts, mutual funds, iShares® (exchange-traded funds), and other pooled investment vehicles. BlackRock also offers risk management, advisory and enterprise investment system services to a broad base of institutional investors through BlackRock Solutions®. Headquartered in New York City, as of June 30, 2011, the firm has approximately 9,700 employees in 26 countries and a major presence in key global markets, including North and South America, Europe, Asia, Australia and the Middle East and Africa. For additional information, please visit the Company's website at

Assets in the field of AI
Number of employees
9.700 (including in the AI area: Über 400)
Regional focus
Target group
Institutional Investors
(Supervisory) registration at / since
BAI-Member since
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