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SuperReturn International
14 - 17 June 2022
InterContinental Hotel, Berlin

Edwin Conway
Senior Managing Director, Global Head at BlackRock Alternative Investors


Edwin N. Conway, Senior Managing Director, is Global Head of BlackRock Alternative Investors, a member of the firm’s Global Executive Committee, and Chair of the BlackRock Alternatives Executive Committee. He is responsible for the strategic direction and day-to-day oversight of BlackRock’s global platform of alternatives investment capabilities, spanning Private Equity, Real Assets, Credit and Hedge Funds across both liquid and illiquid markets. BlackRock Alternatives currently manages over $300 billion in total assets and client commitments with a team of over 1,200 professionals.

Previously, Mr. Conway served as Global Head of BlackRock’s Institutional Client Business, responsible for the firm’s client strategy and relationship management across the global institutional client community, including sovereign wealth funds, public and private pension plans, foundations, endowments, and industry consultants. In this role he also oversaw the Global Institutional Product Group (IPG), Global Consultant Relations (GCR), BlackRock Alternative Specialists (BAS) and BlackRock Global Financial Institutions (FIG), and served as Chairman of the Global Institutional Executive Committee. He previously served on the firm’s Global Operating Committee.

Prior to joining BlackRock in 2011, Mr. Conway was a Senior Managing Director at The Blackstone Group where he led the Global Investor Relations & Business Development Group. Before joining Blackstone in 2005, Mr. Conway was an Executive Director at Arden Asset Management, Inc. and prior to that he was a Director at Credit Suisse Asset Management located both in London and New York.

Mr. Conway earned a BComm degree from University College Dublin.

Agenda Sessions

  • Path to net-zero: navigating disruption and powering innovation in the energy transition