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Robert Kapito, insider at BlackRock

Robert Kapito Insider Information

President of BlackRock
Rob Kapito is President and a Director of BlackRock, a member of BlackRock’s Global Executive Committee and Chairman of the Global Operating Committee. He is responsible for day-to-day oversight of all BlackRock’s key operating units including Investment Strategies, Client Businesses, Technology & Operations, and Risk & Quantitative Analysis. Mr. Kapito is also a Director of iShares Inc.

Prior to assuming his current responsibilities in 2007, Mr. Kapito served as Head of BlackRock’s Portfolio Management Group. In this role, he was responsible for overseeing all portfolio management within BlackRock, including the Fixed Income, Equity, Liquidity, and Alternative Investment Groups. Prior to founding BlackRock in 1988, Mr. Kapito was a Vice President in the Mortgage Products Group at The First Boston Corporation.

Mr. Kapito serves as a member of the Board of Trustees of the University of Pennsylvania and the Harvard Business School Board of Dean’s Advisors. He is also President of the Board of Directors for the Hope & Heroes Children’s Cancer Fund. Mr. Kapito is the recipient of the 2009 Joseph Wharton Leadership Award, the Marine Corps-Law Enforcement Foundation’s 2010 Semper Fidelis Award and is a frequent public speaker on best practices in investment management.

Mr. Kapito earned a BS degree in economics from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania in 1979, and an MBA degree from Harvard Business School in 1983.

What is Robert Kapito's net worth?

The estimated net worth of Robert Kapito is at least $219.56 million as of October 26th, 2015. Mr. Kapito owns 356,026 shares of BlackRock stock worth more than $219,561,234 as of July 3rd. This net worth estimate does not reflect any other assets that Mr. Kapito may own. Additionally, Mr. Kapito receives an annual salary of $11,630,000.00 as President at BlackRock. Learn More about Robert Kapito's net worth.

How old is Robert Kapito?

Mr. Kapito is currently 66 years old. There are 8 older executives and no younger executives at BlackRock. The oldest executive at BlackRock is Mr. Laurence Douglas Fink, Chairman & CEO, who is 70 years old. Learn More on Robert Kapito's age.

What is Robert Kapito's salary?

As the President of BlackRock, Inc., Mr. Kapito earned a total compensation package of $22,115,203.00 in 2020. Mr. Kapito earned a salary of $1,250,000.00, a bonus of $8,250,000.00, stock awards of $12,449,488.00, and other compensation of $165,715.00.The highest earning executive at BlackRock is Mr. Laurence Douglas Fink, Chairman & CEO, who commands a salary of $13,740,000.00 per year. Learn More on Robert Kapito's salary.

How do I contact Robert Kapito?

The corporate mailing address for Mr. Kapito 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 Robert Kapito's contact information.

Has Robert Kapito been buying or selling shares of BlackRock?

Robert Kapito has not been actively trading shares of BlackRock during the last ninety days. 0 shares of the firm's stock in a transaction that occurred on Sunday, July 3rd. Learn More on Robert Kapito'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), Rachel Lord (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 6 times. They sold a total of 42,698 shares worth more than $39,204,363.95. The most recent insider tranaction occured on April, 18th when Director William E Ford bought 2,000 shares worth more than $1,362,880.00. Insiders at BlackRock own 1.1 % of the company. Learn More about insider trades at BlackRock.

Information on this page was last updated on 4/18/2022.

Robert Kapito Insider Trading History at BlackRock

Transaction DateBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
4/17/2020Sell88,799$476.98$42,355,347.02View SEC Filing Icon  
10/26/2015Sell116,069$336.95$39,109,449.55356,026View SEC Filing Icon  
8/31/2015Sell50,000$303.49$15,174,500.00323,935View SEC Filing Icon  
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Robert Kapito Buying and Selling Activity at BlackRock

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BlackRock Company Overview

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BlackRock, Inc. is a publicly owned investment manager. The firm primarily provides its services to institutional, intermediary, and individual investors including corporate, public, union, and industry pension plans, insurance companies, third-party mutual funds, endowments, public institutions, governments, foundations, charities, sovereign wealth funds, corporations, official institutions, and banks. It also provides global risk management and advisory services. The firm manages separate client-focused equity, fixed income, and balanced portfolios. It also launches and manages open-end and closed-end mutual funds, offshore funds, unit trusts, and alternative investment vehicles including structured funds. The firm launches equity, fixed income, balanced, and real estate mutual funds. It also launches equity, fixed income, balanced, currency, commodity, and multi-asset exchange traded funds. The firm also launches and manages hedge funds. It invests in the public equity, fixed income, real estate, currency, commodity, and alternative markets across the globe. The firm primarily invests in growth and value stocks of small-cap, mid-cap, SMID-cap, large-cap, and multi-cap companies. It also invests in dividend-paying equity securities. The firm invests in investment grade municipal securities, government securities including securities issued or guaranteed by a government or a government agency or instrumentality, corporate bonds, and asset-backed and mortgage-backed securities. It employs fundamental and quantitative analysis with a focus on bottom-up and top-down approach to make its investments. The firm employs liquidity, asset allocation, balanced, real estate, and alternative strategies to make its investments. In real estate sector, it seeks to invest in Poland and Germany. The firm benchmarks the performance of its portfolios against various S&P, Russell, Barclays, MSCI, Citigroup, and Merrill Lynch indices. BlackRock, Inc. was founded in 1988 and is based in New York City with additional offices in Boston, Massachusetts; London, United Kingdom; Gurgaon, India; Hong Kong; Greenwich, Connecticut; Princeton, New Jersey; Edinburgh, United Kingdom; Sydney, Australia; Taipei, Taiwan; Singapore; Sao Paulo, Brazil; Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Washington, District of Columbia; Toronto, Canada; Wilmington, Delaware; and San Francisco, California.
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Today's Range

Now: $616.70
Low: $605.98
High: $619.27

50 Day Range

MA: $628.32
Low: $582.26
High: $686.49

2 Week Range

Now: $616.70
Low: $575.60
High: $973.16


502,755 shs

Average Volume

811,587 shs

Market Capitalization

$93.43 billion

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