Yves Le Cochec is a Senior Managing Director and Co-Chief Investment Officer (Europe) of Blackstone Insurance Solutions. Before joining Blackstone, Mr. Le Cochec worked at Apollo Global Management focusing on investments in the Bank and Insurance sectors in Europe and in the United States. Prior to joining Apollo, Mr. Le Cochec worked at CQS focusing on investments in the financial services sector globally. Before joining CQS, Mr. Le Cochec worked at Merrill Lynch in the Financial Institutions Group of the Investment Banking Division and at The Boston Consulting Group in the Financial Services Practice. Mr. Le Cochec started his career as an insurance regulator at the French Treasury. He is an actuary and Ingenieur des Mines. Mr. Le Cochec received an MS in Science from Ecole Polytechnique in Paris, graduating with Honors, and received his MBA from Harvard Business School.