Jackie Krese was named managing director at BlackRock and head of U.S. capital markets.
The position is new, and Ms. Krese started Monday, spokesman Christopher Beattie said in an email. Ms. Krese, who reports to Global Head of BlackRock Capital Markets Brent Patry, will lead U.S. efforts to expand and enhance client activities, ESG, fundraising, liquid syndicate, and private sourcing within the capital markets group.
She was previously managing director and group head of Americas debt capital markets solutions at Credit Suisse Group.
BlackRock had $9 trillion in assets under management as of March 31.