About Eric Hiatt, CFA, FRM
Managing Director and portfolio manager, is the Head of U.S. Portfolio Management for Cash Management within BlackRock’s Global Lending and Liquidity Group. As a member of the Global Lending and Liquidity Group, he contributes to the development and implementation of investment strategy and serves as portfolio lead for the U.S. Prime funds, Collective Trust Funds and securities lending cash collateral.
Prior to joining BlackRock in 2012, Mr. Hiatt was a Senior Portfolio Manager at Dwight Asset Management Company where he was responsible for generating and directing tactical trading for the money market and ultra-short duration desk. Prior to joining Dwight in 2009, Mr. Hiatt was a Senior Portfolio Manager at Lehman Brothers Asset Management where he spent six years assisting in the development of portfolio strategy and implementation of investment objectives for the global cash management team. Previously, he spent five years as a trader and assistant portfolio manager for Opus Investment Management. Mr. Hiatt began his career as an analyst in the Treasury group for Eastern Enterprises, a utility holding company, in 1997.
Mr. Hiatt earned a BS in finance from Bentley University in 1997 and an MBA from Boston College’s Carroll School of Management in 2006. He is a member of the CFA Institute and the Global Association of Risk Professionals.