Gerald D. Pucci, Jr.

Managing Director, Head of Global Low Touch Fixed Income Trading and Global Head of Repo, BlackRock

Gerald D. Pucci, Jr., Managing Director, is Head of Global Low Touch Fixed Income Trading and Global Head of Repo.  Mr. Pucci is a member of Fixed Income Trading and Oversight Committee (FITOC) and Securities Lending & Finance Executive Committee.  Mr. Pucci is an original member of the Federal Reserve’s Treasury Market Practices Group (TMPG).

Prior to joining BlackRock in 1998, Mr. Pucci was a Vice President with Aubrey G.Lanston & Co., Inc. His responsibilities included the design and set-up of the matched book trading group. Previously, Mr. Pucci was with Dean Witter Reynolds Inc. as a general collateral matched book trader and staff accountant.. Mr. Pucci began his investment career in 1986 as a junior fixed income accountant with E.F. Hutton Inc., for government and mortgage-backed securities.

Mr. Pucci earned a an MBA degree from Pace University, Lubin School of Business, in 1991. BBA degree in Accounting from Siena College in 1986.