Focus Session: The Future of Investing - Harnessing the Power of Big Data
Richard Mathieson, CA
Managing Director, BlackRock
Richard Mathieson, CA, Managing Director, is a member of the Scientific Active Equity division within BlackRock's Active Equities Group. He is a Portfolio Manager responsible for global equity strategies.
Prior to this he led the Investment Strategy team in EMEA for Scientific Active Equity. Mr. Mathieson's service with the firm dates back to 2002, including his years with Barclays Global Investors (BGI), which merged with BlackRock in 2009. Prior to rejoining BGI in 2008, Mr. Mathieson was an equity analyst for a specialist investment company focused on European financial stocks. Previously he was with BGI as a senior portfolio manager, where he was responsible for managing both long only and market neutral strategies.
Mr. Mathieson qualified as a Chartered Accountant with PricewaterhouseCoopers in 2000, and holds a Bachelor of Accountancy from the University of Glasgow.