Colin is a Director and Chief Operating Officer with BlackRock Investment Management. He joined the firm in 2011 and has held a number of senior management positions in Internal Audit, Risk and Investment Operations prior to his current role. Prior to joining BlackRock, Colin has held Corporate Finance, Audit, Risk and Consultancy roles with multi-national and global organisations in the Financial Services industry.
Colin qualified as a Chartered Accountant with Ernst & Young LLP in 1995 and is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Scotland. He is also a Board Trustee with Rowan Alba, a Scottish based charity supporting homeless people and a Chairing member with the Children’s Panel in Scotland. Colin studied Financial Economics at the University of Dundee, graduating in 1995.
He is married with four daughters.