Aubrey Basdeo, Managing Director, is a member of the Strategy Team within BlackRock's Global Fixed Income group. He leads the product strategy effort in Canada for both the Institutional and iShares businesses.
Mr. Basdeo's service with the firm dates back to 2005, including his years with Barclays Global Investors (BGI), which merged with BlackRock in 2009. At BGI, Mr. Basdeo was the head of the Canadian fixed income business and was responsible for both the management of the Canadian institutional and iShares fixed income assets as well as delivering fixed income strategies and solutions to BGI clients. Prior to joining BGI in 2005, he was the head of the Relative Value Fixed Income Group at Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan. Mr. Basdeo's experience has spanned over 20 years managing fixed income portfolios and delivering fixed income solutions to Canadian clients.
Mr. Basdeo earned a BSc in engineering from the University of Waterloo, and an MBA from the University of Toronto.