Cindy Helen Brea is a member of BlackRock Solutions Relationship Management Group. Ms. Brea is responsible for maintaining client relationships for BlackRock Solutions’ enterprise investment system, Aladdin. Specifically, she aids in the coordination of ongoing support and maintaining senior relationships for BlackRock Solutions’ external corporate, asset management and pension clients.
Ms. Brea joined BlackRock Solutions after more than a decade as a Fixed Income macro salesperson. She began her career at Credit Suisse within FX Sales covering hedge fund clients. Thereafter, she was responsible for coverage of institutional clients in Central America and the Caribbean, first at Credit Suisse and then at Morgan Stanley. Her focus was on financial institutions, providing both asset and liability side solutions through structured note ideas, financing and derivative transactions respectively. Thereafter, Ms. Brea was responsible for Emerging Markets Local Market product distribution to US institutional investors.
Ms. Brea graduated from Harvard Business School after spending two years in management consulting with Deloitte. She is a Robert Toigo Foundation alumna. Her undergraduate Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering was received from Columbia University in New York. She hails from and lives in Brooklyn, NY by way of the Dominican Republic and is a founding board member of America Needs You, herself a first-generation college student. She is a wife and a mother to two children.