Joseph Baratta net worth and biography

Joseph Baratta Biography and Net Worth

Director of Blackstone

Joseph Baratta is the Global Head of Private Equity and a member of Blackstone’s Board of Directors. He is also a member of the firm's Management Committee, and serves on many of the firm’s investment committees.

Mr. Baratta joined Blackstone in 1998 and in 2001 he moved to London to help establish Blackstone’s corporate private equity business in Europe. Since 2012, Mr. Baratta has served as the firm’s Global Head of Private Equity and is located in New York.

Mr. Baratta has served on the boards of many past Blackstone portfolio companies and currently serves as a member or observer on the boards of First Eagle Investment Management, Refinitiv, SESAC and Merlin Entertainments Group. He is also a member of the Board of Trustees of Georgetown University; is a trustee of the Tate Foundation; serves on the board of Year Up, an organization focused on youth employment; and serves on the Board of Trustees of Trinity School in New York City.

Before joining Blackstone, Mr. Baratta was with Tinicum Incorporated and McCown De Leeuw & Company. Mr. Baratta also worked at Morgan Stanley in its mergers and acquisitions department. Mr. Baratta graduated magna cum laude from Georgetown University.

What is Joseph Baratta's net worth?

The estimated net worth of Joseph Baratta is at least $94.77 million as of February 3rd, 2023. Mr. Baratta owns 1,122,168 shares of Blackstone stock worth more than $94,767,088 as of March 23rd. This net worth estimate does not reflect any other assets that Mr. Baratta may own. Learn More about Joseph Baratta's net worth.

How do I contact Joseph Baratta?

The corporate mailing address for Mr. Baratta and other Blackstone executives is 345 Park Avenue, New York NY, 10154. Blackstone can also be reached via phone at (212) 583-5000 and via email at [email protected] Learn More on Joseph Baratta's contact information.

Has Joseph Baratta been buying or selling shares of Blackstone?

During the past quarter, Joseph Baratta has sold $8,154,900.00 in shares of Blackstone stock. Most recently, Joseph Baratta sold 85,000 shares of the business's stock in a transaction on Friday, February 3rd. The shares were sold at an average price of $95.94, for a transaction totalling $8,154,900.00. Following the completion of the sale, the director now directly owns 1,122,168 shares of the company's stock, valued at $107,660,797.92. Learn More on Joseph Baratta's trading history.

Who are Blackstone's active insiders?

Blackstone's insider roster includes Joseph Baratta (Director), James Breyer (Director), John Finley (Insider), Jonathan Gray (Gen. Partner), Hamilton James (Vice Chairman), David Payne (CAO), Ruth Porat (Director), and Stephen Schwarzman (M.B.A.). Learn More on Blackstone's active insiders.

Are insiders buying or selling shares of Blackstone?

In the last twelve months, Blackstone insiders bought shares 8 times. They purchased a total of 2,535,003 shares worth more than $13,284,385.73. In the last twelve months, insiders at the asset manager sold shares 40 times. They sold a total of 167,908,928 shares worth more than $2,031,512,775.85. The most recent insider tranaction occured on March, 10th when Major Shareholder Holdings L.P. Blackstone III sold 99,889,464 shares worth more than $1,198,673,568.00. Insiders at Blackstone own 1.0% of the company. Learn More about insider trades at Blackstone.

Information on this page was last updated on 3/10/2023.

Joseph Baratta Insider Trading History at Blackstone

Transaction DateBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
2/3/2023Sell85,000$95.94$8,154,900.001,122,168View SEC Filing Icon  
7/27/2022Sell71,223$93.95$6,691,400.851,141,965View SEC Filing Icon  
12/10/2021Sell37,500$134.39$5,039,625.00View SEC Filing Icon  
12/8/2021Sell37,500$134.99$5,062,125.00View SEC Filing Icon  
8/5/2021Sell69,211$115.71$8,008,404.81View SEC Filing Icon  
8/2/2021Sell64,904$115.87$7,520,426.481,233,634View SEC Filing Icon  
6/25/2021Sell669$98.93$66,184.171,283,592View SEC Filing Icon  
8/6/2020Sell434,815$53.00$23,045,195.001,613,448View SEC Filing Icon  
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Joseph Baratta Buying and Selling Activity at Blackstone

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Blackstone, Inc. engages in the provision of investment and fund management services. It operates through the following segments: Real Estate, Private Equity, Credit and Insurance, and Hedge Fund Solutions. The Real Estate segment includes management of opportunistic real estate funds, Core+ real estate funds, high-yield real estate debt funds, and liquid real estate debt funds. The Private Equity segment consists of management of flagship corporate private equity funds, sector and geographically focused corporate private equity funds, core private equity funds, an opportunistic investment platform, a secondary fund of funds business, infrastructure-focused funds, a life sciences investment platform, a growth equity investment platform, a multi-asset investment program for eligible high net worth investors and a capital markets services business. The Credit and Insurance segment refers to Blackstone Credit, which is organized into two overarching strategies: private credit which includes mezzanine direct lending funds, private placement strategies, stressed and distressed strategies and energy strategies, and liquid credit which consists of CLOs, closed-ended funds, open ended fund
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