Head of UK Retail Business, BlackRock
Jeremy Roberts, is Head of BlackRock’s UK Retail Business. He is a member of the BlackRock EMEA Operating Committee, EMEA Retail Steer Co and EMEA Retail Exco.
Prior to being made Head of the UK Retail Business in August 2017, Jeremy was Head of UK Retail Sales where he was responsible for distribution in the UK Retail marketplace which includes sales and relationships with wealth managers, advisers, discretionary clients, life companies and platforms.
Prior to being made Head of UK Retail Sales in December 2011, Jeremy was head of BlackRock’s London Wealth sales team, responsible for the firm’s retail relationships with the head offices of private banks, investment banks, stockbrokers, multi-managers, fund of funds and family offices. Jeremy’s service with the firm dates back to 1999, including his years with Mercury Asset Management and Merrill Lynch Investment Managers (MLIM), which merged with BlackRock in 2006.
Mr Roberts holds a BA (Hons) in French and the Investment Management Certificate.