Managing Director, BlackRock
Richard Prager is head of the Trading & Liquidity Strategies Group at BlackRock. He is responsible for overseeing the firm's trading functions and the Cash and Securities Lending business. Before joining BlackRock in 2009, Prager worked at Bank of America, where he held several senior management roles in his eight years there. Previously, he has headed Northern European sales at General Re Financial Securities, served as Managing Director and the Global Co-head of Emerging Markets and High Yield at Internationale Nederlanden Groep, and worked at Westpac Banking Corporation as a Senior Vice President and Chief Manager of Global Derivatives.