BlackRock Alts arm hires new head of sustainable investing

The alternative investing arm of the world’s biggest asset manager BlackRock has hired Kristen Weldon as global head of sustainable finance, a memo seen by Reuters showed.

Weldon joins from Partners Capital where she was head of ESG (environmental, social and governance) and Impact Investing. Among her previous roles, Weldon was co-head of Blackstone’s hedge fund solutions business, the memo said...