Grace Gu

  • Global Macro Portfolio Manager, BlackRock Obsidian Fund

Global Macro Portfolio Manager of BlackRock's flagship Obsidian Fund. Prior to taking on her current role in 2014, she was the Lead Portfolio Manager of BlackRock's Multi-Strategy Hedge Fund (MuSt). Grace brings with over a decade of investment experience and track record, started as a portfolio manager of Goldman Sach's flagship Global Alpha Hedge Fund. At GSAM she developed and managed a number of fixed income and macro strategies including credit, rates, currency, and volatility, ran a book of nearly 30bn gross notional. Joining BlackRock in early 2008, she became a Lead Portfolio Manager of BlackRock's newly formed Multi-Asset Group where she led alpha generation to attract over 30bn AUM.  As a result of strong performance, her products have frequently received top industry recognitions. Grace earned a BS degree, with highest distinction, in Electrical Engineering and a MS degree in Financial Mathematics, both from Stanford University.