Laurence D. Fink net worth and biography

Laurence Fink Biography and Net Worth

CEO of BlackRock

Laurence D. Fink is Founder, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of BlackRock. He and seven partners founded BlackRock in 1988, and under his leadership, the firm has grown into a global leader in investment and technology solutions. BlackRock’s mission is to help investors build better financial futures and the firm is trusted to manage more money than any other investment company in the world. Mr. Fink has been named one of the "World's Greatest Leaders" by Fortune, and Barron's has named him one of the "World's Best CEOs" for 14 consecutive years.

Prior to founding BlackRock in 1988, Mr. Fink was a member of the Management Committee and a Managing Director of The First Boston Corporation.

He serves as a member of the Board of Trustees of New York University (NYU) and the World Economic Forum, and is Co-Chairman of the NYU Langone Medical Center Board of Trustees. In addition, he serves on the boards of the Museum of Modern Art, the Council on Foreign Relations and the International Rescue Committee. He also serves on the Advisory Board of the Tsinghua University School of Economics and Management in Beijing and on the Executive Committee of the Partnership for New York City.

Mr. Fink earned an MBA with a concentration in real estate from the University of California at Los Angeles (UCLA) in 1976 and a BA in political science from UCLA in 1974.

What is Laurence D. Fink's net worth?

The estimated net worth of Laurence D. Fink is at least $384.80 million as of November 22nd, 2022. Mr. Fink owns 508,211 shares of BlackRock stock worth more than $384,797,041 as of February 4th. This net worth evaluation does not reflect any other investments that Mr. Fink may own. Learn More about Laurence D. Fink's net worth.

What is Laurence D. Fink's salary?

As the CEO of BlackRock, Inc., Mr. Fink earned a total compensation package of $32,587,335.00 in 2021. Mr. Fink earned a salary of $1,500,000.00, a bonus of $11,250,000.00, stock awards of $18,849,371.00, and other compensation of $987,964.00. Learn More on Laurence D. Fink's salary.

How do I contact Laurence D. Fink?

The corporate mailing address for Mr. Fink and other BlackRock executives is 55 EAST 52ND STREET, NEW YORK NY, 10055. BlackRock can also be reached via phone at (212) 810-5300 and via email at [email protected] Learn More on Laurence D. Fink's contact information.

Has Laurence D. Fink been buying or selling shares of BlackRock?

Laurence D. Fink has not been actively trading shares of BlackRock over the course of the past ninety days. Most recently, Laurence Fink sold 40,960 shares of the business's stock in a transaction on Tuesday, November 22nd. The shares were sold at an average price of $732.25, for a transaction totalling $29,992,960.00. Following the completion of the sale, the chief executive officer now directly owns 508,211 shares of the company's stock, valued at $372,137,504.75. Learn More on Laurence D. Fink's trading history.

Who are BlackRock's active insiders?

BlackRock's insider roster includes Marc Comerchero (Insider), Laurence Fink (CEO), William Ford (Director), Robert Goldstein (COO), Robert Kapito (President), J. Kushel (Director), Mark McCombe (Director), Christopher Meade (General Counsel), Gary Shedlin (CFO), and Mark Wiedman (Director). Learn More on BlackRock's active insiders.

Are insiders buying or selling shares of BlackRock?

In the last year, BlackRock insiders bought shares 2 times. They purchased a total of 3,000 shares worth more than $2,063,880.00. In the last year, insiders at the asset manager sold shares 11 times. They sold a total of 148,322 shares worth more than $102,433,990.53. The most recent insider tranaction occured on February, 3rd when Director Stephen Cohen sold 390 shares worth more than $294,941.40. Insiders at BlackRock own 1.1% of the company. Learn More about insider trades at BlackRock.

Information on this page was last updated on 2/3/2023.

Laurence D. Fink Insider Trading History at BlackRock

Transaction DateBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
11/22/2022Sell40,960$732.25$29,992,960.00508,211View SEC Filing Icon  
11/8/2022Sell14,600$685.58$10,009,468.00549,171View SEC Filing Icon  
8/3/2022Sell44,500$684.61$30,465,145.00563,771View SEC Filing Icon  
12/2/2021Sell16,365$920.92$15,070,855.80View SEC Filing Icon  
10/25/2021Sell22,247$925.68$20,593,602.96View SEC Filing Icon  
5/6/2021Sell31,668$865.89$27,421,004.52View SEC Filing Icon  
2/2/2021Sell27,400$728.77$19,968,298.00View SEC Filing Icon  
1/26/2021Sell2,800$730.97$2,046,716.00View SEC Filing Icon  
7/21/2020Sell41,706$580.29$24,201,574.74View SEC Filing Icon  
2/14/2020Sell44,300$565.35$25,045,005.00View SEC Filing Icon  
1/30/2020Sell46,730$536.74$25,081,860.20View SEC Filing Icon  
10/24/2019Sell100$457.02$45,702.00View SEC Filing Icon  
4/30/2019Sell31,250$481.79$15,055,937.50View SEC Filing Icon  
2/11/2019Sell44,000$412.75$18,161,000.00View SEC Filing Icon  
1/31/2019Sell9,048$412.75$3,734,562.00View SEC Filing Icon  
1/25/2019Sell5,120$412.76$2,113,331.201,047,039View SEC Filing Icon  
1/22/2019Sell30,832$418.32$12,897,642.24View SEC Filing Icon  
1/18/2019Sell25,102$418.89$10,514,976.78View SEC Filing Icon  
7/18/2018Sell19,800$507.67$10,051,866.001,098,328View SEC Filing Icon  
3/1/2016Sell37,600$321.79$12,099,304.001,146,131View SEC Filing Icon  
11/5/2015Sell42,800$357.56$15,303,568.001,204,130View SEC Filing Icon  
7/23/2015Sell102,722$350.44$35,997,897.68View SEC Filing Icon  
5/30/2013Sell52,616$285.08$14,999,769.28View SEC Filing Icon  
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BlackRock Company Overview

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BlackRock, Inc. engages in providing investment management, risk management, and advisory services for institutional and retail clients worldwide. Its products include single and multi-asset class portfolios investing in equities, fixed income, alternatives, and money market instruments. The company was founded by Ralph L. Schlosstein, Susan L. Wagner, Robert Steven Kapito, Laurence Douglas Fink, and Barbara G. Novick in 1988 and is headquartered in New York, NY.
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Now: $757.16
Low: $747.99
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Low: $691.56
High: $770.73

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