The Firm

Blackstone is the world’s largest alternative asset manager, with more than $1 trillion in AUM. We serve institutional and individual investors by building strong businesses that deliver lasting value. Our scale – with ~12,500 real estate assets and 230+ portfolio companies[ 1 ] – enables us to invest in dynamic sectors positioned for long-term growth.

Steve Schwarzman and Jon Gray in Conversation


At Blackstone, we deliver for investors by building businesses that power tomorrow’s economy.

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Build financial security

We seek to deliver outstanding performance for institutional and individual investors by stewarding their capital with integrity and conviction.

Build your career

We offer an environment where exceptional talent can build lasting careers. To work at Blackstone means being at the forefront of emerging trends and setting the standards for our industry.

Build strong businesses

We equip businesses with an extensive range of tools and capabilities they need to grow.

Our Clients

We’ve generated $338 billion in gains for our investors, including retirement systems representing over 100 million pensioners. [ 2 ]

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We manage $241 billion in AUM from the private wealth channel, unlocking access to private markets and institutional-quality investments through partnerships with financial advisors. [ 3 ]

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Note: All figures as of March 31, 2024, unless otherwise indicated.

1. As of December 31, 2023.
2. Gains figure represents gains (realized and unrealized) LTD as of March 31, 2024.
3. Reflects assets under management from the private wealth channel across Blackstone funds.

Stephen A. Schwarzman, Chairman, CEO & Co-Founder

“The firm’s achievements are only possible because of our most valuable asset: our people. I often say that there are no patents in finance. Our success instead relies on the talent of our teams around the world, knit together by a shared mission to be the best in the world at what we do on behalf of our investors.”

Stephen A. Schwarzman

Chairman, CEO & Co-Founder


Our global employees are deeply committed to the values that define our character and culture.

Relentlessly pursue excellence

We strive to be the best at what we do, applying our global talent and scale to generate compelling outcomes for our clients.

Never compromise

We adhere to the highest standards of integrity, maintaining and deepening our clients’ trust.

Outperform through innovation

We approach our work with a builder mindset, creating new opportunities through innovation and entrepreneurialism.

Deliver for our customers

We are meticulous custodians of capital, deploying it when we have conviction that we can deliver lasting value.

Work humbly, work together

We build diverse teams of extraordinary professionals who advocate for the best ideas and celebrate each other’s wins.