Investors can access the private investment market through dedicated BlackRock professionals drawn from such diverse backgrounds as private equity, commercial banking, mezzanine investing, structured finance, accounting and corporate law. This broad expertise allows BlackRock to apply a unique and comprehensive perspective to the management of non-public investments.
We offer a wide-ranging suite of closed-end funds of funds that invest with private equity and real asset managers as well as direct co-investment opportunities. On 1 October 2007, BlackRock and Quellos combined their private capital fund of funds businesses as part of BlackRock Alternative Advisors. The combined team, Private Equity Partners, has professionals located in the U.S. (Durham, New York and Princeton) and in Europe (London).