Robert Jordan is a Senior Managing Director of Blackstone and a member of BAAM's Special Situations Investing Group.
Since joining Blackstone in 2011, Mr. Jordan has been involved in sourcing and evaluating direct investment opportunities, as well as hedge fund manager evaluation, risk analysis, risk monitoring and analysis of the Hedge Fund Solutions group's funds. He also serves on the Investment Committees for Blackstone Alternative Asset Management and Blackstone Strategic Opportunity Fund.
Before joining Blackstone, Mr. Jordan worked as a portfolio manager in fundamental equity and head of special projects for Xaraf Management, a multi-strategy hedge fund manager. Mr. Jordan was the portfolio manager of a hedge fund for Morgan Stanley Investment Management / FrontPoint, having moved his team from Morgan Stanley’s equity division, where he was a portfolio manager and analyst in proprietary trading since 2000. Earlier in his career at Morgan Stanley, Mr. Jordan was a trader in program trading and equity derivatives. Mr. Jordan began his career at Susquehanna Investment Group, where he was a trader of equity and sector index options after training in foreign currency options.
Mr. Jordan received an A.B. cum laude from Harvard College with concentration in Computer Science, and an M.B.A. from M.I.T. Sloan School of Management. He has earned the right to use the Chartered Financial Analyst designation.