Edward Rzeszowski, Managing Director, is a member of BlackRock Alternative Advisors (“BAA”), the firm’s Hedge Fund Solutions team. Mr. Rzeszowski is a member of the Absolute Return Strategies Manager Research group within BAA. He is a Portfolio Manager and responsible for overseeing the sourcing, performance of, due diligence on and monitoring of hedge fund managers for both privately offered funds and mutual funds.
Mr. Rzeszowski’s service with the firm dates back to 1995, including his time with Merrill Lynch Investment Managers (“MLIM”), which merged with BlackRock in 2006. At MLIM, Mr. Rzeszowski was a Senior Hedge Fund Analyst and Portfolio Manager for several privately offered hedge funds. Prior to joining MLIM in 1995, Mr. Rzeszowski was responsible for the consolidation of managed futures risks at OMR Systems Corporation.
Mr. Rzeszowski earned a BA degree in economics and finance from the University of Pittsburgh.