Louis John Rosato, III
Louis John Rosato, III, Director, is a member of BlackRock's Investment Operations Group. He oversees Business Strategy and Industry Relationship Management with Blackrock’s Counterparties, Providers and Industry Partners within Investment Operations. He is a member of the BlackRock’s Fixed Income, Foreign Exchange, Equity, Liquidity, Cross Trading and Product Resource Oversight Committees. Before taking on his current role, Rosato lead the Global Trade Operations Teams in the US and EMEA. Prior to joining BlackRock in 2004, Rosato was with Jennison Associates, LLC where he was responsible for establishing and managing the firms Retail Separately Managed Account Trading and Operations Teams. He performed similar roles for 1838 Investment Advisors and Rittenhouse Financial Services, and worked as an Equity Specialist Clerk and Foreign Exchange Options Floor Broker for Dean Witter Reynolds on the Philadelphia Stock Exchange. He began his career in 1987 as an Operations Analyst with the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia. Rosato is a Board Member of ISITC, and Chairperson of the Investment Company Institute Securities Operations Advisory Committee. He is a Member of the SIFMA Operations and Technology Committee and Chairperson of the AMF Operations Leadership Committee, and active participant and Co-Chair of several ISITC, SWIFT, FIA and FIX Trading Community Committees and Industry Working Groups. He previously represented BlackRock on the OMGEO Regional Advisory Council in the Americas. He earned a BS degree in Business Administration from Widener University.